Definitions for aeryˈɛər i, ˈɪər i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

aer•yˈɛər i, ˈeɪ ə ri(adj.)aer•i•er, aer•i•est.

or aër•y

  1. ethereal; aerial.

Origin of aery:

1580–90; < L āerius; see aerial

aer′i•ly(adv.)

aer•yˈɛər i, ˈɪər i(n.)(pl.)aer•ies.

  1. Ref: aerie .

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aerie, aery, eyrie, eyry(noun)

    the lofty nest of a bird of prey (such as a hawk or eagle)

  2. aerie, aery, eyrie, eyry(adj)

    any habitation at a high altitude

  3. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. aery(Adjective)

    Au00EBrial; ethereal; incorporeal; visionary.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aery(noun)

    an aerie

  2. Aery(adj)

    aerial; ethereal; incorporeal; visionary

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