Glider - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡlaɪdər|  American pronunciation of the word glider
Brit.  |ˈɡlʌɪdə|  British pronunciation of the word glider

noun

- aircraft supported only by the dynamic action of air against its surfaces (syn: sailplane)

Examples

A hang glider soared in the air.

The glider flew in a wide spiral over the field.

It's useful to watch how other pilots handle the glider.

Word forms

noun
singular: glider
plural: gliders
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