ALL meanings of aerial

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  • adjective aerial You talk about aerial attacks and aerial photographs to indicate that people or things on the ground are attacked or photographed by people in aeroplanes. 3
  • adjective aerial You can use aerial to describe things that exist or happen above the ground or in the air. 3
  • countable noun aerial An aerial is a device or a piece of wire that receives television or radio signals and is usually attached to a radio, television, car, or building. 3
  • adjective aerial of, relating to, or resembling air 3
  • adjective aerial existing, occurring, moving, or operating in the air 3
  • adjective aerial ethereal; light and delicate 3
  • adjective aerial imaginary; visionary 3
  • adjective aerial extending high into the air; lofty 3
  • adjective aerial of or relating to aircraft 3
  • noun aerial the part of a radio or television system having any of various shapes, such as a dipole, Yagi, long-wire, or vertical aerial, by means of which radio waves are transmitted or received 3
  • adjective aerial of, in, or by the air 3
  • adjective aerial like air; light as air 3
  • adjective aerial not substantial; unreal; imaginary 3
  • adjective aerial high up; lofty 3
  • adjective aerial of, for, from, or by means of aircraft or flying 3
  • adjective aerial growing in the air instead of in soil or water 3
  • noun aerial antenna (sense 2) 3
  • noun aerial a running somersault performed without the use of hands 3
  • adjective aerial of, in, or produced by the air: aerial currents. 1
  • adjective aerial inhabiting or frequenting the air: aerial creatures. 1
  • adjective aerial operating on a track or cable elevated above the ground: an aerial ski lift up the mountainside. 1
  • adjective aerial reaching far into the air; high; lofty: aerial spires. 1
  • adjective aerial partaking of the nature of air; airy. 1
  • adjective aerial unsubstantial; visionary: aerial fancies. 1
  • adjective aerial having a light and graceful beauty; ethereal: aerial music. 1
  • adjective aerial Biology. growing in the air, as the adventitious roots of some trees. 1
  • adjective aerial pertaining to or used for, against, or in aircraft. 1
  • adjective aerial supplied or performed by means of aircraft: aerial support; aerial reconnaissance. 1
  • noun aerial Existing, happening, or operating in the air. 1
  • noun aerial a radio or television antenna. 1
  • noun aerial Football. forward pass. 1
  • abbreviation AERIAL antenna 1
  • adjective aerial in or from the air 1
  • noun aerial (chiefly Britain) A rod, wire, or other structure for receiving or transmitting radio, television signals etc. 0
  • noun aerial A move, as in dancing or skateboarding, involving one or both feet leaving the ground. 0
  • noun aerial (photography) Aerial photography. 0
  • adjective aerial Living or taking place in the air. 0
  • adjective aerial (now literary or historical) Made up of air or gas; gaseous. 0
  • adjective aerial Positioned high up; elevated. 0
  • adjective aerial Ethereal, insubstantial; imaginary. 0
  • adjective aerial Pertaining to the air or atmosphere; atmospheric. 0
  • adjective aerial Pertaining to a vehicle which travels through the air; airborne; relating to or conducted by means of aircraft. 0
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