1. existing or living or growing or operating in the air
- aerial roots of a philodendron
- aerial particles
- small aerial creatures such as butterflies
2. characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; as impalpable or intangible as air
- aerial fancies
Sentences with aerial as an adjective:
- The seabirds put on an astonishing aerial display.
- The aerial photographs clearly showed the damage caused by the storm.