airish


airish
air·ish

English syllables. 2014.

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  • airish — mod. [of the weather] chilly or briskly cool. □ I’m not going out without my jacket. It’s too airish. □ It’s airish enough to freeze the brass off a bald monkey! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • airish — adjective cool, breezy (weather). Hits right airish out today …   Wiktionary

  • airish — Of weather that is rather cool, but not cold. It s rather airish today, don t you think? …   Dictionary of american slang

  • airish — Of weather that is rather cool, but not cold. It s rather airish today, don t you think? …   Dictionary of american slang

  • airish — /air ish/, adj. South Midland and Southern U.S. given to putting on airs. [1940 45; air(s) (see AIR1) + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • airish — ˈa(a)rish, ˈer , ēsh adjective Etymology: Middle English, from air + ish : chilly, cool …   Useful english dictionary

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  • open-air — open airish, adj. open airishness, n. open airness, n. /oh peuhn air /, adj. existing in, taking place in, or characteristic of the open air; outdoor: The orchestra gave three open air concerts last summer. [1820 30] * * * …   Universalium


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