What does airliner mean?

Definitions for airliner
ˈɛərˌlaɪ nərair·lin·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. airlinernoun

    a commercial airplane that carries passengers


  1. airlinernoun

    a passenger-carrying aircraft, especially one of a fleet operated by an airline.


  1. Airliner

    An airliner is an airplane, usually large, used for transporting passengers and cargo. Such aircraft are operated by airlines. Although the definition of an airliner can vary from country to country, an airliner is typically defined as an aircraft intended for carrying multiple passengers or cargo in commercial service.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of airliner in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of airliner in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of airliner in a Sentence

  1. Dmitry Medvedev:

    I only want to say that I am absolutely certain that the airliner will be the pride of Russian civil aviation, and that our citizens and foreign people will take pleasure in flights on MC-21.

  2. Peter Bartos:

    That's why we flew with tanker aircraft - militarized airliner with extra gas - to provide that tenuous communications link and extra gas should we experience aircraft malfunctions.

  3. British Prime Minister David Cameron:

    We cannot be certain that the Russian airliner was brought down by a terrorist bomb, but it looks increasingly likely that that was the case.

  4. Phil Finnegan:

    The FAA is going to be very conservative because they don't want an airliner hitting one of these things.

  5. Bloomberg Opinions columnist Bobby Ghosh:

    Its reflective tendency to lie about crises, recently on display with the shooting down of a Ukrainian airliner, adds credence to reports that the first signs of the outbreak were evident on Feb. 13, six days before the government owned up.

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  • Verkehrsflugzeug, Passagiermaschine, Linienflugzeug, Linienmaschine, PassagierflugzeugGerman
  • avión de pasajerosSpanish
  • avion de ligneFrench
  • 旅客機Japanese
  • kapal terbang penumpang, pesawat penumpangMalay
  • возду́шный ла́йнер, авиала́йнер, пассажи́рский самолётRussian
  • passagerarflygplan, passagerarplan, trafikflygplanSwedish
  • авіала́йнер, пасажи́рський літа́кUkrainian
  • leflitömVolapük

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