air show

noun

: an exhibition of aircraft and aviation skills

Examples of air show in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Operators of the Pacific Airshow sued Carr and the city for canceling the 2021 air show’s final day after an oil spill was discovered off the coast. Michael Slaten, Orange County Register, 11 June 2024 Listen to this article The Bethpage Air Show, New York’s long-running air show that has attracted millions of spectators to Long Island every Memorial Day Weekend for the past two decades is back. Muri Assunção, New York Daily News, 24 May 2024 Tim Ross, public events director for the City of Owensboro, said it is anticipated to be one of their largest air shows yet. Marina Johnson, The Courier-Journal, 9 May 2024 Interim City Manager Eric Parra said during the hearing that the air show is vitally important to the city. Michael Slaten, Orange County Register, 15 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for air show 

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Word History

First Known Use

1912, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of air show was in 1912

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“Air show.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/air%20show. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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