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Synonyms for aerial
ˈɛər i əl, eɪˈɪər i əl; ˈɛər i əlaeri·al

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Wiktionary

  1. aerialadjective

    of, in, or from the air; atmospheric

    The aerial photographs clearly showed the damage caused by the storm.

    Synonyms:
    antenna

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. aerial

    Aerial and airy both signify of or belonging to the air, but airy also describes that which seems as if made of air; we speak of airy shapes, airy nothings, where we could not well say aerial; ethereal describes its object as belonging to the upper air, the pure ether, and so, often, heavenly. Sprightly, spiritlike, refers to light, free, cheerful activity of mind and body. That which is lively or animated may be agreeable or the reverse; as, an animated discussion; a lively company.

    Synonyms:
    airy, animated, ethereal, fairylike, frolicsome, gay, joyous, light, lively, sprightly

    Antonyms:
    clumsy, dull, heavy, inert, ponderous, slow, sluggish, stony, wooden

Princeton's WordNet

  1. forward pass, aerialnoun

    a pass to a receiver downfield from the passer

    Synonyms:
    antenna, transmitting aerial, forward pass

    Antonyms:
    real, substantial, material

  2. antenna, aerial, transmitting aerialadjective

    an electrical device that sends or receives radio or television signals

    Synonyms:
    antenna, transmitting aerial, forward pass, feeler

    Antonyms:
    material, real, substantial

  3. aerialadjective

    existing or living or growing or operating in the air

    "aerial roots of a philodendron"; "aerial particles"; "small aerial creatures such as butterflies"; "aerial warfare"; "aerial photography"; "aerial cable cars"

    Synonyms:
    aery, aeriform, airy, ethereal

    Antonyms:
    real, material, substantial

  4. aeriform, aerial, airy, aery, etherealadjective

    characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; as impalpable or intangible as air

    "figures light and aeriform come unlooked for and melt away"- Thomas Carlyle; "aerial fancies"; "an airy apparition"; "physical rather than ethereal forms"

    Synonyms:
    celestial, supernal, aery, aeriform, windy, ethereal, airy, airlike, impractical, visionary, gossamer, aired

    Antonyms:
    real, substantial, material

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. aerialadjective

    Synonyms:
    atmospheric

  2. aerialadjective

    Synonyms:
    aeriform, gaseous, vaporous, ethereal, airy, empyreal, light

  3. aerialadjective

    Synonyms:
    high, lofty

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. aërialadjective

    Synonyms:
    atmospheric, aëriform, vaporous, ethereal, empyreal, empyrean

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How to use aerial in a sentence?

  1. Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop:

    The aerial reconnaissance flights confirmed significant damage in the southern islands, particularly Tanna island, where it appears that more than 80 percent of houses and buildings have been partially or completely destroyed.

  2. United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:

    It is deeply disturbing that the initial steps of the talks have been undermined by the continuous lack of sufficient humanitarian access, and by a sudden increase of aerial bombings and military activities within Syria.

  3. Operations Admiral John Richardson:

    That's a prime candidate for trying to get something out there ... so that we can learn how to operate an unmanned aerial vehicle from a carrier.

  4. Ahmed Asseri:

    If there was a consensus from the leadership of the coalition, the kingdom is willing to participate in these efforts because we believe that aerial operations are not the ideal solution and there must be a twin mix of aerial and ground operations.

  5. Nicole Schwegman:

    The UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) was unarmed and posed no risk to the carrier's flight operations, while the Iranian UAV's actions posed no danger to the ship, it was, however, abnormal and unprofessional.

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