Definition of 'open-air'
Example sentences containing 'open air'
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You meet at an open air concert and you will become a hot double act. The Sun (2012)Any ritual in the Greek world took place in the open air. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Watch the sun set from the beach bar and eat dinner at the open-air restaurant. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There's also an open-air cinema on the beach that plays old classics. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Look out for open-air concerts and theatre performances throughout the open season. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Both would have gone down well at an open-air festival. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There was no statutory duty upon councils to fund open-air swimming pools. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The grounds used to house an open-air swimming pool. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Rooms are spacious and the massive open-air restaurant serves amazing food. The Sun (2015)Cultural activities range from tennis and sailing to film nights at the town hall and an annual open-air jazz concert. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There are three vegetarian meals daily and two yoga classes plus an open-air swimming pool on site and a range of massage treatments available. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I recall the day he chucked a lump of calcium oxide into the open-air swimming pool. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Cheaper, open-air theatres staged plays openly critical of the court. The English Civil War: A People's History (2006)But in the meantime, there is the new open-air theatre to enjoy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There are open-air cinema club nights in summer and year-round talks by artists and writers. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In summer, a car park becomes an open-air cinema. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We swam in an open-air pool with Russians of all shapes and sizes. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There's also a terrace with an open-air pool. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The luxury pad has an infinity pool, open-air film screen and a spa. The Sun (2012)For an open-air concert venue, this seems to be a serious oversight. Times, Sunday Times (2012)If you are single, you find your ideal partner when you go to an open-air music concert. The Sun (2006)There are few beaches to but there is a swimming club with pools, and open-air concerts in the summer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)By night, check out the shows in the open-air theatre or take to the beach for fireworks and live music. The Sun (2014)
Trends of 'open-air'
Used Occasionally. open air is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'open-air'
British English: open-air ADJECTIVE
An open-air place or event is outside rather than in a building.
...an open air concert in brilliant sunshine.
Definition of open-air from the Collins English Dictionary
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