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1. aerial

noun. ['ˈɛriːəl'] a pass to a receiver downfield from the passer.

Synonyms

  • flare pass
  • pass
  • passing game
  • passing play
  • flare
  • passing
  • screen pass

Antonyms

  • be born
  • survive
  • forbid
  • invalidate

Etymology

  • aerius (Latin)
  • ἀέριος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Aerial

  • secretarial
  • adversarial
  • actuarial
  • malarial
  • mariel
  • burial
  • ariel

How do you pronounce aerial?

Pronounce aerial as ˈɛriəl.

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How to spell aerial? Is it aeriel? Or airial? Common misspellings are:

  • aeriel
  • airial

Sentences with aerial


1. Adjective
If any aerial roots are long enough, they can also be attached with raffia to the moss pole.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Contactless cards use RF induction technology to read the card when held in the proximity of the aerial.

Quotes about aerial


1. The fact that a cloud from a minor volcanic eruption in Iceland—a small disturbance in the complex mechanism of life on the Earth—can bring to a standstill the aerial traffic over an entire continent is a reminder of how, with all its power to transform nature, humankind remains just another species on the planet Earth.
- Slavoj Žižek

2. aerial

adjective. ['ˈɛriːəl'] existing or living or growing or operating in the air.

Antonyms

  • dematerialise

Etymology

  • aerius (Latin)
  • ἀέριος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. aerial

adjective. ['ˈɛriːəl'] characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; as impalpable or intangible as air.

Synonyms

  • aeriform
  • ethereal
  • insubstantial
  • aery
  • airy
  • unsubstantial

Antonyms

  • lender
  • insensitivity
  • insensitiveness
  • keep down

Etymology

  • aerius (Latin)
  • ἀέριος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. aerial

noun. ['ˈɛriːəl'] an electrical device that sends or receives radio or television signals.

Synonyms

  • dipole antenna
  • receiving system
  • sender
  • electrical device
  • transmitter
  • transmitting aerial
  • dipole
  • receiver
  • nondirectional antenna
  • antenna
  • omnidirectional antenna

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • decertify
  • recede
  • fail

Etymology

  • aerius (Latin)
  • ἀέριος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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