affected manners intended to impress others
"don't put on airs with me"
An affected manner intended to impress others.
Plural form of air.
The numerical value of AIRS in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of AIRS in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Airs of importance are the credentials of impotence.
A communist is a person who publicly airs his dirty Lenin.
It may sound good in a meeting at campaign headquarters, but will it look good when it airs on CNN? that's the question. It all has to be designed to translate to TV and photos.
Angels and ministers of grace defend us.Be thou a spirit of health, or goblin damned,Bring with thee airs from heaven, or blasts from hell,Be thy intents wicked, or charitable,Thou com'st in such a questionable shape,That I will speak to thee.
Among well bred people a mutual deference is affected, contempt for others is disguised; authority concealed; attention given to each in his turn; and an easy stream of conversation maintained without vehemence, without interruption, without eagerness for victory, and without any airs of superiority.
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