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ethereal
used in Moby Dick

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characterized by an air-like insubstantiality

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so delicate and insubstantial that it barely seems of this world — often beautiful
  • ...and castaways, I shall hereafter ascribe high qualities, though dark; weave round them tragic graces; if even the most mournful, perchance the most abased, among them all, shall at times lift himself to the exalted mounts; if I shall touch that workman's arm with some ethereal light; if I shall spread a rainbow over his disastrous set of sun; then against all mortal critics bear me out in it, thou Just Spirit of Equality, which hast spread one royal mantle of humanity over all my kind!
    Chapters 25-27 -- Postscript; Knights and Squires; Knights and Squires (44% in)

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