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Definitions and Synonyms of airplane | Another word for airplane | What is airplane?

Definition 1: an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where airplane or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane

Synonyms for airplane in the sense of this definition

(airplane is a kind of ...) a non-buoyant aircraft that requires a source of power to hold it aloft and to propel it

(... is a kind of airplane ) an airplane that is driven by a propeller

(... is a kind of airplane ) a plane with two or more engines

(... is a kind of airplane ) an airplane with a single wing

(... is a kind of airplane ) an airplane powered by one or more jet engines

(... is a kind of airplane ) a military airplane used to gain information about an enemy

(... is a kind of airplane ) an airplane that can land on or take off from water

"the designer of marine aircraft demonstrated his newest hydroplane"

(... is a kind of airplane ) an airplane with a bad maintenance record

(... is a kind of airplane ) an airplane equipped with skis so it can land on a snowfield

(... is a kind of airplane ) a high-speed military or naval airplane designed to destroy enemy aircraft in the air

(... is a kind of airplane ) an airplane constructed to transport chemicals that can be dropped in order to fight a forest fire

(... is a kind of airplane ) a commercial airplane that carries passengers

(... is a kind of airplane ) an airplane designed to take off and land on water

(... is a kind of airplane ) old fashioned airplane; has two wings one above the other

(... is a kind of airplane ) a military aircraft that drops bombs during flight

(... is a kind of airplane ) an airplane with wings that give it the appearance of an isosceles triangle

(airplane is a part of ...) transparent screen (as of glass) to protect occupants of a vehicle

(airplane is a part of ...) a housing for a radar antenna; transparent to radio waves

(airplane is a part of ...) one of the horizontal airfoils on either side of the fuselage of an airplane

(airplane is a part of ...) a detachable container of fuel on an airplane

(airplane is a part of ...) the central body of an airplane that is designed to accommodate the crew and passengers (or cargo)

(airplane is a part of ...) light on an airplane that indicates the plane's position and orientation; red light on the left (port) wing tip and green light on the right (starboard) wing tip

(airplane is a part of ...) an undercarriage that supports the weight of the plane when it is on the ground

(airplane is a part of ...) a pedal that controls the throttle valve

"he stepped on the gas"

(airplane is a part of ...) protective covering consisting of a metal part that covers the engine

"there are powerful engines under the hoods of new cars" "the mechanic removed the cowling in order to repair the plane's engine"

(airplane is a part of ...) hatchway that provides a means of escape in an emergency

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) the gradual departure from an intended course due to external influences (as a ship or plane)

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) yaw back and forth about a flight path

"the plane's nose yawed"

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) a light strong grey lustrous corrosion-resistant metallic element used in strong lightweight alloys (as for airplane parts); the main sources are rutile and ilmenite

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) (of a ship or plane) sideways drift

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) crash

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) a traveler riding in a vehicle (a boat or bus or car or plane or train etc) who is not operating it

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) someone who uses force to take over a vehicle (especially an airplane) in order to reach an alternative destination

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) a space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane)

"he booked their seats in advance" "he sat in someone else's place"

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) a written record of events on a voyage (of a ship or plane)

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) a method of transport (as a ferry or train or plane) that vehicles roll onto at the beginning and roll off of at the destination

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) traveling around something (by ship or plane)

"Magellan's circumnavigation of the earth proved that it is a globe"

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) a measuring instrument for measuring the angle of magnetic dip (as from an airplane)

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) heater that removes ice or frost (as from a windshield or a refrigerator or the wings of an airplane)

(airplane is the domain which ... is member of) (of a ship or an airplane) behind

"we dropped her astern on the end of a seven-inch manilla, and she laid comfortably on the ebb tide"

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