flight+of+steps

  • 1 flight of steps — noun a stairway (set of steps) between one floor or landing and the next • Syn: ↑flight, ↑flight of stairs • Hypernyms: ↑stairway, ↑staircase …

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  • 2 flight of steps — n. stairway, set of steps, flight of stairs …

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  • 3 flight — noun 1 trip by air; plane making a flight ADJECTIVE ▪ round trip (AmE) ▪ The first prize is a round trip flight to Rio. ▪ inbound, return ▪ The return flight was held up by six hours …

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  • 4 flight — [[t]fla͟ɪt[/t]] ♦♦ flights 1) N COUNT A flight is a journey made by flying, usually in an aeroplane. The flight will take four hours. 2) N COUNT: also N num You can refer to an aeroplane carrying passengers on a particular journey as a particular …

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  • 5 steps — n. stairs 1) steep steps 2) a flight of steps * * * [ stairs ] steep steps a flight of steps …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 6 steps — noun 1. a flight of stairs or a flight of steps (Freq. 27) • Syn: ↑stairs • Usage Domain: ↑plural, ↑plural form • Hypernyms: ↑stairway, ↑staircase …

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  • 7 flight of stairs — noun a stairway (set of steps) between one floor or landing and the next (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑flight, ↑flight of steps • Hypernyms: ↑stairway, ↑staircase …

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  • 8 flight of stairs — n. stairway, set of steps, flight of steps …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 9 steps — Synonyms and related words: back stairs, companion, companionway, escalier, fire escape, flight of steps, forearming, forehandedness, foresight, foresightedness, forethought, forethoughtfulness, incline, insurance, landing, landing stage,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 10 flight — [ flaıt ] noun *** ▸ 1 moving through air ▸ 2 trip through air/space ▸ 3 (bird) movement in air ▸ 4 an attempt to escape ▸ 5 set of stairs ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) uncount the act or process of moving through the air, or the ability to move through the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 flight — W2S3 [flaıt] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(travel)¦ 2¦(flying)¦ 3¦(movement through air)¦ 4¦(stairs)¦ 5¦(escape)¦ 6 flight of fancy/imagination/fantasy 7¦(birds)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [: Old English; Origin: flyht] 1.) …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 Flight (disambiguation) — Flight may be:* Flight, the process of flyingOther uses: * A route taken by airplanes and other airborne vehicles * In biology, the fight or flight response * An uninterrupted series of steps in a stairway * Flight (opera) , an opera by Jonathan… …

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  • 13 Flight — (fl[imac]t), n. [AS. fliht, flyht, a flying, fr. fle[ o]gan to fly; cf. flyht a fleeing, fr. fle[ o]n to flee, G. flucht a fleeing, Sw. flykt, G. flug a flying, Sw. flygt, D. vlugt a fleeing or flying, Dan. flugt. [root]84. See {Flee}, {Fly}.] 1 …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Flight feathers — Flight Flight (fl[imac]t), n. [AS. fliht, flyht, a flying, fr. fle[ o]gan to fly; cf. flyht a fleeing, fr. fle[ o]n to flee, G. flucht a fleeing, Sw. flykt, G. flug a flying, Sw. flygt, D. vlugt a fleeing or flying, Dan. flugt. [root]84. See… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 Flight of the Navigator — Theatrical release poster Directed by Randal Kleiser Produced by …

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  • 16 flight — ► NOUN 1) the action or process of flying. 2) a journey made in an aircraft or in space. 3) the path of a projectile through the air. 4) a series of steps between floors or levels. 5) the action or an act of fleeing: the enemy were in flight. 6)… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 17 flight */*/*/ — UK [flaɪt] / US noun Word forms flight : singular flight plural flights 1) a) [countable] a journey through air or space in a vehicle such as a plane My flight has been delayed. flight to/from: The flight from New York to Heathrow took about 8… …

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  • 18 flight — I. /flaɪt / (say fluyt) noun 1. the act, manner, or power of flying. 2. the distance covered or the course pursued by a flying object. 3. a number of beings or things flying or passing through the air together: a flight of swallows. 4. a journey… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 19 Flight planning — A Tarom Boeing 737 300 and United Airlines Boeing 777 200 taxiing to depart London Heathrow Airport. Flight planning is the process of producing a flight plan to describe a proposed aircraft flight. It involves two …

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  • 20 flight, history of — ▪ aviation Introduction  development of heavier than air flying machines. Important landmarks and events along the way to the invention of the airplane include an understanding of the dynamic reaction of lifting surfaces (or wings), building… …

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