Definition of 'airily'
Example sentences containing 'airily'
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Art shouted "hi" through the door and Fran airily waved a hand back. READY? (2001)Drenched in embarrassment I managed to say airily to Hall: `Of course all this is an extended metaphor. ABSOLUTE TRUTHS (2001)Probably not at all important," said Dennis airily, beginning to enjoy himself. AT THE STROKE OF TWELVE (2001)
"Everyone is entitled to an opinion," said the Lion airily. WICKED: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE WICKED WITCH OF THE WEST (2001)
Synonyms of 'airily'
light-heartedly, happily, blithely, gaily
Trends of 'airily'
Used Occasionally. airily is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of airily from the Collins English Dictionary
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