Definition of open air in English:

open air

Syllabification: o·pen air


  • A free or unenclosed space outdoors: getting out in the open air
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    • As of Monday, private homes, the open air or special places reserved for smokers will be the only places to light up.
    • But I do have the open air of the roof and a view to see what is going on in the city while I work.
    • I sit in the shade mostly, looking out at the sun, but even so the effect of the open air and reflected sunshine is weathering my skin nicely.


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  • Positioned or taking place out of doors: an open-air swimming pool
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    • Skaters could get their outdoor fun after all, despite York's first open-air ice rink closing over Christmas.
    • Four thousand attended an open-air service, and commemorative saplings were planted in Cross Roads Park.
    • The large glass windows at the front are also being replaced so that they can open up to give drinkers a new open-air experience in good weather.
    outdoor, out-of-doors, outside, al fresco, alfresco

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