What does astronaut mean?

Definitions for astronaut
ˈæs trəˌnɔt, -ˌnɒtas·tro·naut

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. astronaut, spaceman, cosmonaut(noun)

    a person trained to travel in a spacecraft

    "the Russians called their astronauts cosmonauts"

Wiktionary

  1. astronaut(Noun)

    A member of the crew of a spaceship or other spacecraft that travels beyond Earth's atmosphere, or someone trained to serve that purpose

  2. Origin: Coined from ἄστρον and ναύτης.

Freebase

  1. Astronaut

    An astronaut or cosmonaut is a person trained by a human spaceflight program to command, pilot, or serve as a crew member of a spacecraft. While generally reserved for professional space travelers, the terms are sometimes applied to anyone who travels into space, including scientists, politicians, journalists, and tourists. Until 2002, astronauts were sponsored and trained exclusively by governments, either by the military, or by civilian space agencies. With the sub-orbital flight of the privately funded SpaceShipOne in 2004, a new category of astronaut was created: the commercial astronaut.

How to pronounce astronaut?

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How to say astronaut in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of astronaut in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of astronaut in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of astronaut in a Sentence

  1. Paul Allen:

    I dreamed of becoming an astronaut.

  2. Ricardo Barriga:

    I thought that if I could become an astronaut I could work for NASA.

  3. Buzz Aldrin:

    Statistically speaking, you have a better chance of becoming an astronaut than picking a perfect bracket.

  4. Ricardo Barriga:

    It was an encyclopedia with all kinds of information in it, my dream is to be an astronaut and also, to have a space suit.

  5. Jason Walsh:

    He just needed to look like an astronaut who takes care of himself, he had to be in good physical shape, but he did n’t need to look like a badass. So we focused on getting him back on track.

Images & Illustrations of astronaut

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