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

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Wiktionary1.0 / 1 vote

  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 Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  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 WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  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 Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. aerialadjective

    Synonyms:
    atmospheric

  2. aerialadjective

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

  3. aerialadjective

    Synonyms:
    high, lofty

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. aërialadjective

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

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How to use aerial in a sentence?

  1. Staffan de Mistura:

    We see a full-scale ground offensive and aerial bombardment, as well as exchanges of fire from both sides.

  2. Jennifer Jackson:

    The aerial survey was done on a huge scale and was very impressive, but its possible some of the carcasses got washed back out to sea in storms and simply werent counted. The 343 number was only ever a best estimate.

  3. The Secret Service:

    In an effort to expand upon our current use of traditional manned aircraft platforms to provide overhead situational awareness, the U.S. Secret Service is developing a program to incorporate the use of several types of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) and tethered systems, these systems will serve as valuable tools the Secret Service will use to further our protective mission.

  4. The Security Council:

    The members of the Security Council expressed their deep concern at the continued high level of violence in Syria and condemned all violence directed against civilians and civilian infrastructure, including medical facilities, they expressed outrage at all attacks against civilians, as well as indiscriminate attacks, including those involving shelling and aerial bombardment, such as the use of barrel bombs, which have reportedly been extensively used in recent days in Aleppo.

  5. Michael Flynn:

    Having evaluated the (company's) technologies, I believe they can positively impact our military’s defense and situational awareness and that is why I am joining Jay and his team in expanding the role of persistent aerial solutions in the marketplace.


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