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ethereal

Chem of, containing, or dissolved in an ether, esp diethyl ether
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The effect of lightness produced by the arabesque is double: at the level of the architectural object, through covering the solidity of bricks or stones with shimmering glaze tiles that etherealize them; at the level of the subject, who, on seeing the recurrence of the figure, is divested of the weight of time and even of his own nature and characteristics.
(7) In "The Black Bess," the narrator's fear of sex is manifest, as we have seen, in his attempt to etherealize Margaret.
Evidently Owen hopes that his butterfly will so attract Annie that she will perforce etherealize herself, or, more to the point, her body.