aeroplane aeroplane

Definition(s):

  • (n) an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The aeroplane ran along the ground for a short distance and then soared majestically heavenward as dawn began to dispel the gloom.
  2. On the other hand, aeroplane delivery would greatly alter the question of what news is worth printing.
  3. Some time ago we heard above us the roar of an aeroplane motor at a great elevation.

News

  1. Waaam To Expand

    The Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum announces that construction is under way on an expansion of its display buildings. The additional space will serve mainly for automobile related displays and an enlarged WAAAM SMART Kids Zone.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Hood River News

  2. Aston Martin's Heritage Showroom Looks Like Candy Land

    Following a two-year refurbishment, Aston Martin opened the Heritage Showroom in the 100 year-old Olympia Building, fitted with the classics workshop, a new car showroom and a club area for special events. The former aeroplane hangar became known as Olympia due to its similarity to the Olympia building in London, and it played an important role in the brand's life since Aston Martin's move to ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Jalopnik

Quotes

  1. "Initially we thought it might have been an aeroplane crashing into the building," he said. "But we were standing around wondering what was going on. And I quickly realized it was an earthquake. And then everybody started shouting Out, out,...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Lowell Murray Source: This is London

  2. "I got the Academy screener (preview DVD) for Quantum of Solace, turned it on for my boys and left them to it. I didn't go near it. I tried watching it on an aeroplane, but the DVD broke down. The attendant came and changed it and it broke down a...
    on Jan 27, 2010 By: Pierce Brosnan Source: Hindustan Times

  3. "The plane came hurtling in to the runway at a much greater speed than an aeroplane would normally land at," said Foreign Minister Alexander Downer, who arrived in Yogyakarta later yesterday.
    on Mar 7, 2007 By: Alexander Downer Source: The Age

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