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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Light and airy or delicate. Very delicate and light, in a way that does not seem real.

Usage examples (40)
  • When we were on the mountaintop, the clouds looked ethereal.
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  • This smallest and most ethereal of birds
  • When that happened, all the gods (who, it turns out, really did exist in ethereal forms, science be damned) became earthbound as humans. for more
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