Definitions for skywritingˈskaɪˌraɪ tɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sky•writ•ingˈskaɪˌraɪ tɪŋ(n.)

  1. the act or technique of writing against the sky with artificial smoke released from a maneuvering airplane.

    Category: Aeronautics

  2. the words, letters, designs, etc., so traced.

Origin of skywriting:

1920–25

sky′writ`er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. skywriting(noun)

    writing formed in the sky by smoke released from an airplane

Wiktionary

  1. skywriting(Noun)

    Messages, left by leaving a trail of smoke from an airplane, that are visible from the ground.

Freebase

  1. Skywriting

    Skywriting is the process of using a small aircraft, able to expel special smoke during flight, to fly in certain patterns to create writing readable by someone on the ground. The message can be a frivolous or generally meaningless greeting or phrase, an advertisement aimed at everyone in the vicinity, a general public display of celebration or goodwill, or a personal message such as a marriage proposal or birthday wish.

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