air out

air out
1. expose to fresh air

aerate your old sneakers

Syn: ↑air, ↑aerate
Derivationally related forms: ↑air (for: ↑aerate), ↑aeration (for: ↑aerate)
Hypernyms: ↑expose
Verb Frames:

Somebody ——s something

2. expose to cool or cold air so as to cool or freshen

air the old winter clothes


air out the smoke-filled rooms

Syn: ↑vent, ↑ventilate, ↑air
Derivationally related forms: ↑vent (for: ↑ventilate), ↑ventilator (for: ↑ventilate), ↑venting (for: ↑vent)
Hypernyms: ↑refresh, ↑freshen
Verb Frames:

Somebody ——s something

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ˌair ˈout | ˌair sthˈout derived
(NAmE) = air (2)
Main entry:airderived

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