Airing

  • 1 airing — UK US /ˈeərɪŋ/ noun [S] ► an occasion when a particular subject is discussed in an open way or in public: »a full/good/public airing get/be given an airing »His ideas for payment reform will get their first major public airing next month …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 Airing — Air ing ([^a]r [i^]ng), n. 1. A walk or a ride in the open air; a short excursion for health s sake. [1913 Webster] 2. An exposure to air, or to a fire, for warming, drying, etc.; as, the airing of linen, or of a room. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 airing — [er′iŋ] n. 1. exposure to the air for drying, freshening, etc. 2. exposure to public knowledge [to give a scandal an airing] 3. a walk or ride outdoors …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 airing — index publicity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 airing — (n.) action of exposing to air, c.1600, from prp. of AIR (Cf. air) (v.). Meaning display, public exposure is from 1870 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 airing — || eÉ™rɪŋ n. exposure to air; drying; outdoor excursion; act of broadcasting on television or radio eÉ™ n. mixture of gases that make up the Earth s atmosphere; wind; ambience; appearance; tune v. ventilate, aerate; expose, express publicly;… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 7 airing — ► NOUN 1) an exposure to warm or fresh air. 2) a public expression of an opinion or discussion of a subject …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 airing — air|ing [ˈeərıŋ US ˈer ] n 1.) [singular] an occasion when an opinion, idea etc is discussed get/be given an airing ▪ an issue that wasn t given an airing during the campaign 2.) an occasion when a programme is broadcast on television or radio ▪… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 airing — UK [ˈeərɪŋ] / US [ˈerɪŋ] noun [countable] Word forms airing : singular airing plural airings 1) an occasion when people discuss a subject or idea We ll give the plan an airing at the next meeting. 2) an occasion when a television or radio… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 Airing — Air Air ([^a]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Aired} ([^a]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Airing}.] [See {Air}, n., and cf. {A[eum]rate}.] 1. To expose to the air for the purpose of cooling, refreshing, or purifying; to ventilate; as, to air a room. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 airing — noun (singular) an occasion when an opinion, idea etc is discussed: give/get an airing: The question will get a thorough airing at the next meeting …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 airing — noun Date: circa 1606 1. exposure to air or heat for drying or freshening < give the room an airing > 2. exposure to or exercise in the open air especially to promote health or fitness 3. exposure to public view or notice 4. a radio or …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 airing — /air ing/, n. 1. an exposure to the air, as for drying. 2. a public discussion or disclosure, as of ideas, proposals, or facts. 3. a walk, drive, exercise period, etc., in the open air, esp. to promote health. 4. the act of broadcasting on radio… …

    Universalium

  • 14 airing — noun Airing is used before these nouns: ↑cupboard …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15 Airing — Ai|ring [ ɛ:riŋ] das; s s <aus gleichbed. engl. airing>: 1. (ohne Plur.) das Lüften. 2. (veraltet) Spaziergang an frischer Luft …

    Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • 16 airing — air|ing [ erıŋ ] noun count 1. ) an occasion when a television or radio show is broadcast 2. ) an occasion when people discuss a subject or idea: We ll give the plan an airing at the next meeting …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 airing — n. 1 exposure to fresh air, esp. for exercise or an excursion. 2 exposure (of laundry etc.) to warm air. 3 public expression of an opinion etc. (the idea will get an airing at tomorrow s meeting) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 18 airing — noun a) An exposure to warm or fresh air. b) A public expression of an opinion or discussion of a subject …

    Wiktionary

  • 19 Airing — Аэрация; Раздув (листов) …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 20 airing — Synonyms and related words: Sunday drive, aerage, aeration, air conditioning, air cooling, amble, analysis, bandying, book, broadcast, broadcasting, bruiting, bruiting about, buzz session, canvassing, circulation, colloquium, conference,… …

    Moby Thesaurus


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