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aura

au·ra

aura

 
pronunciation:
aw r
part of speech: noun
inflections: aurae, auras
definition 1: the subtle emanation of a quality or condition of someone or something.
She has an aura of absolute independence.
similar words:
air, aroma, odor
definition 2: a subtle luminousness believed by some to surround living things and to contain information about them.
The color of the aura I see around her indicates that she is a sensitive and caring person.