Definition Of air


a tune or short melodious composition, typically a song.

In the 17th century popular ballads were sung to the traditional airs ; these were published in great numbers during the 18th century.

an impression of a quality or manner given by someone or something.

she answered with a faint air of boredom

expose (a room) to the open air in order to ventilate it.

the window sashes were lifted regularly to air the room

express (an opinion or grievance) publicly.

a meeting in which long-standing grievances were aired

the invisible gaseous substance surrounding the earth, a mixture mainly of oxygen and nitrogen.

The surface tension of water is increased, and even the density of air surrounding the Earth ebbs and flows like the tides in the sea.

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Example Of air

  • air pollution

  • air travel

  • air travel is cheaper in the winter

  • A faint air of hopelessness overcomes McWhorter as our conversation winds down.

  • After being locked down for so long it will be exhilarating to exit my cell and to breathe the fresh desert air .

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