What does airplane mean?

Definitions for airplane
ˈɛərˌpleɪnair·plane

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word airplane.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. airplane, aeroplane, plane(noun)

    an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets

    "the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"

GCIDE

  1. airplane(n.)

    a heavier-than-air aircraft. Same as aeroplane.

Wiktionary

  1. airplane(Noun)

    A powered heavier-than-air aircraft with fixed wings.

    Etymology: alteration of aeroplane

Editors Contribution

  1. airplane

    A type of aircraft.

    The airplane was so efficient.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020  

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How to pronounce airplane?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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How to say airplane in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of airplane in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of airplane in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of airplane in a Sentence

  1. Tiger Woods:

    To have them experience what it feels like to be part of a major championship and watch their dad fail and not get it done, and now to be a part of it when I did get it done, I think it's two memories that they will never forget, just watching them fight over the Green Jacket on the airplane was pretty funny. 'I want to wear it! no, I want to wear it!' — and that's something I certainly will never forget.

  2. Henry Ford:

    When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.

  3. Nervous Flyers Bunn:

    A bad flight that another person might forget about, they don’t forget about; it becomes carved in stone, and when, a week later, they think about getting on an airplane, they go right into a panic attack.

  4. Beverly Wyse:

    On a per airplane basis, our employee base will come down but we cover that with natural attrition and having temporary workers, contract workers.

  5. Shem Malmquist:

    The descent rates that can develop were far, far greater than what they were used to, the investigators were right that the airplane itself was safe. They left out that the pilots weren't trained to handle it.

Images & Illustrations of airplane

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