air show

air show
noun Date: 1939 an exhibition of aircraft and aviation skills

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • air show — air ,show noun count an event at which people watch airplanes fly and perform impressive movements in the sky …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Air show — An air show is an event at which aviators display their flying skills and the capabilities of their aircraft to spectators. Air shows without aerobatic displays, having only aircraft displayed parked on the ground, are called static air shows… …   Wikipedia

  • air show — noun : an exhibition of aircraft and aviation skills * * * air show UK US noun [countable] [singular air show plural air shows] an event at which people watch planes fly and perform impressive movements in the sky …   Useful english dictionary

  • air show — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms air show : singular air show plural air shows an event at which people watch planes fly and perform impressive movements in the sky …   English dictionary

  • air show — n. to hold, put on, stage an air show * * * [ eəˌʃəʊ] put on stage an air show to hold …   Combinatory dictionary

  • air show — /ˈɛə ʃoʊ/ (say air shoh) noun an exhibition of aircraft, often including a display of air formations and stunts. Also, airshow …   Australian English dictionary

  • air show — noun a public display of stunt flying, aerobatics, and historical aircraft …   Wiktionary

  • air show — see airshow …   English dictionary

  • air show — performance of airplanes in the sky …   English contemporary dictionary

  • air show — A business use of an insured aircraft by an insured corporation engaged in flying services. 29A Am J Rev ed. Ins § 1348 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”