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Definición de “airy-fairy” en inglés

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airy-fairy

adjective uk   /ˌeə.riˈfeə.ri/ us    /ˌer.iˈfer.i/ UK informal
not practical or not based on the situation as it really is: She's talking about buying an old castle in Ireland. It all sounds a bit airy-fairy to me.
Traducciones de “airy-fairy”
en chino (tradicionál) 想像出來的, 不切實際的, 空洞的…
en chino (simplificado) 想象出来的, 不切实际的, 空洞的…
(Definition of airy-fairy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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