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verb air pronunciation in British English /eə(r)/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleairing
past tenseaired
past participleaired
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  1. 1
    [transitive] to say in public what your opinions or complaints about something are
    In an interview, the singer aired his views on family life.
    We hold meetings where residents’ problems can be aired.
    air your grievances (=complain): Employees should be given the opportunity to air their grievances.
  2. 2
    [transitive] to broadcast something on radio or television
    Many viewers were shocked when the TV news aired graphic footage of the war.
    The show was first aired in 2001.


a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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