What does blimp mean?

Definitions for blimpblɪmp

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Colonel Blimp, Blimp(noun)

    any elderly pompous reactionary ultranationalistic person (after the cartoon character created by Sir David Low)

  2. blimp, sausage balloon, sausage(noun)

    a small nonrigid airship used for observation or as a barrage balloon


  1. blimp(Noun)

    An airship constructed with a non-rigid lifting agent container.

  2. blimp(Noun)

    An obese person.

  3. blimp(Noun)

    A person similar to the cartoon character Colonel Blimp; a pompous, reactionary British man.

  4. blimp(Verb)

    To expand like a blimp or balloon; to become fat.

    After college, she started blimping and could no longer wear her favorite little black dress.

  5. Blimp(Noun)

    A military middle class Englishman intolerant of othersu2019 ideas.

  6. Origin: Origin not entirely certain, however most historians believe that it is onomatopoeia for the sound a blimp makes when thumped.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of blimp in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of blimp in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Philip Goldberg:

    We will add to its capability to put sensors on ships and put an aerostat blimp in the air to see into the maritime space.

  2. Naked Gun From the Files of Police Squad:

    Frank It's the same old story. Boy finds girl, boy loses girl, girl finds boy, boy forgets girl, boy remembers girl, girls dies in a tragic blimp accident over the Orange Bowl on New Year's Day.

Images & Illustrations of blimp

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