Find the word definition

The Collaborative International Dictionary

Airer

Airer \Air"er\, n.

  1. One who exposes to the air.

  2. A frame on which clothes are aired or dried.

Wiktionary

airer

n. A framework upon which laundry is aired; a clotheshorse

Usage examples of "airer".

A clothes airer stacked with damp washing, a pram and a bed were crammed up against a cot from which he swiftly averted his attention.

In fact, the only relic of the Wetherbys regime was one of those old-fashioned wooden clothes airers which could be lowered by a thin rope, loaded with damp washing and then hoisted back up to the ceiling above the boiler to dry.

In fact, the only relic of the Wetherbys’ regime was one of those old-fashioned wooden clothes airers which could be lowered by a thin rope, loaded with damp washing and then hoisted back up to the ceiling above the boiler to dry.