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Meaning of AIRING

Pronunciation:  'ehring

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the act of supplying fresh air and getting rid of foul air
  2. [n]  a short excursion (a walk or ride) in the open air; "he took the dogs for an airing"
  3. [n]  the opening of a subject to widespread discussion and debate

AIRING is a 6 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: dissemination, public exposure, spreading, ventilation
 See Also: circulation, excursion, expedition, extension, improvement, jaunt, junket, outing, pleasure trip, propagation, sashay, transmission



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Air"ing\ ([^a]r"[i^]ng), n.
1. A walk or a ride in the open air; a short excursion for
   health's sake.

2. An exposure to air, or to a fire, for warming, drying,
   etc.; as, the airing of linen, or of a room.

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