Airliner - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈerlaɪnər|  American pronunciation of the word airliner
Brit.  |ˈɛːlʌɪnə|  British pronunciation of the word airliner

noun

- a commercial airplane that carries passengers

Examples

...an airliner commandeered by terrorists...

...the near crash of the airliner was a completely unmanning experience for the passengers...

The airliner disappeared off their radar.

In 1968, the first supersonic airliner took flight (=began flying).

The airliner was hijacked by a group of terrorists.

Word forms

noun
singular: airliner
plural: airliners
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