Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) air (a mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of) "air pollution"; "a smell of chemicals in the air"; "open a window and let in some air"; "I need some fresh air"
- S: (n) air (the region above the ground) "her hand stopped in mid air"; "he threw the ball into the air"
- S: (n) air, aura, atmosphere (a distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing) "an air of mystery"; "the house had a neglected air"; "an atmosphere of defeat pervaded the candidate's headquarters"; "the place had an aura of romance"
- S: (n) breeze, zephyr, gentle wind, air (a slight wind (usually refreshing)) "the breeze was cooled by the lake"; "as he waited he could feel the air on his neck"
- S: (n) atmosphere, air (the mass of air surrounding the Earth) "there was great heat as the comet entered the atmosphere"; "it was exposed to the air"
- S: (n) air (once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles))
- S: (n) tune, melody, air, strain, melodic line, line, melodic phrase (a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence) "she was humming an air from Beethoven"
- S: (n) air, airwave (medium for radio and television broadcasting) "the program was on the air from 9 til midnight"; "the president used the airwaves to take his message to the people"
- S: (n) air travel, aviation, air (travel via aircraft) "air travel involves too much waiting in airports"; "if you've time to spare go by air"
- S: (v) air out, air, aerate (expose to fresh air) "aerate your old sneakers"
- S: (v) air (be broadcast) "This show will air Saturdays at 2 P.M."
- S: (v) air, send, broadcast, beam, transmit (broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television) "We cannot air this X-rated song"
- S: (v) publicize, publicise, air, bare (make public) "She aired her opinions on welfare"
- S: (v) air (expose to warm or heated air, so as to dry) "Air linen"
- S: (v) vent, ventilate, air out, air (expose to cool or cold air so as to cool or freshen) "air the old winter clothes"; "air out the smoke-filled rooms"