Definitions for Aerialˈɛər i əl, eɪˈɪər i əl; ˈɛər i əl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. forward pass, aerial(noun)

    a pass to a receiver downfield from the passer

  2. antenna, aerial, transmitting aerial(adj)

    an electrical device that sends or receives radio or television signals

  3. aerial(adj)

    existing or living or growing or operating in the air

    "aerial roots of a philodendron"; "aerial particles"; "small aerial creatures such as butterflies"; "aerial warfare"; "aerial photography"; "aerial cable cars"

  4. aeriform, aerial, airy, aery, ethereal(adj)

    characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; as impalpable or intangible as air

    "figures light and aeriform come unlooked for and melt away"- Thomas Carlyle; "aerial fancies"; "an airy apparition"; "physical rather than ethereal forms"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. aerial(Noun)

    A device for receiving or transmitting radio, television signals etc.

  2. aerial(Adjective)

    of, in, or from the air; atmospheric

    The aerial photographs clearly showed the damage caused by the storm.

  3. aerial(Adjective)

    ethereal

  4. Origin: From aerius, from ἀέριος.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Aerial(adj)

    of or pertaining to the air, or atmosphere; inhabiting or frequenting the air; produced by or found in the air; performed in the air; as, aerial regions or currents

  2. Aerial(adj)

    consisting of air; resembling, or partaking of the nature of air. Hence: Unsubstantial; unreal

  3. Aerial(adj)

    rising aloft in air; high; lofty; as, aerial spires

  4. Aerial(adj)

    growing, forming, or existing in the air, as opposed to growing or existing in earth or water, or underground; as, aerial rootlets, aerial plants

  5. Aerial(adj)

    light as air; ethereal

  6. Origin: [L. arius. See Air.]

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  1. Aerial

    Aerial is the eighth studio album by British singer-songwriter and musician Kate Bush.


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