Adjective(1) characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; as impalpable or intangible as air(2) of or containing or dissolved in ether(3) of heaven or the spirit(4) characterized by unusual lightness and delicacy
(1) Metaphysical poetry, which rooted religious experience in the natural world, gave way to a religious poetry either more cerebral and coolly rational, or else more ethereal and other-worldly.(2) Drawing up our full psychic powers we somehow reached into the ethereal plane and lo and behold the stylus began to move on the board.(3) It was surrounded by a glowing ethereal light and swirling vapours.(4) Zurn, best known for her relationship with Hans Bellmer, produced a body of ethereal , delicate and haunting drawings during the most prolific decade of her life, the 1960s.(5) But it wasn't some ethereal , otherworldly experience for me.(6) The aqueous phase was re-extracted with ether and the combined ethereal extracts washed with water until free from alkali.(7) This gave the film an ethereal , otherworldly quality that drew critical praise and, again, commercial indifference.(8) The lighting is very atmospheric and stark which creates an other-wordly, ethereal effect as well as a smoky, nightclub atmosphere.(9) The God of the Bible is not some ethereal gnostic spirit but a personal God covenanted to the people He chose.(10) The ethereal blue and green lights, coupled with the steam covering the stage floor, was such a necessary addition, that I knew that some sense of atmosphere could have been lost without it.(11) Lipids were extracted according to the method of Bligh and Dyer, followed by methylation with ethereal diazomethane.(12) This film is loaded with symbolic imagery, and it has an extremely ethereal quality, in part due to the score by Arvo PÔö£├▒rt, but mostly because of the director's use of movement and stasis.(13) The other is an ethereal world, a spiritual world.(14) He was anything but earthly, however, his form a translucent pale blue and shimmering with ethereal light.(15) This is how I will live on, not in some ethereal spirit form.(16) After the rains the hills have an ethereal quality to them.
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Different Formsethereal, ethereally
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