airliner

noun air·lin·er \ -ˌlī-nər \
Updated on: 18 Nov 2017

Definition of airliner

:an airplane operated by an airline

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First Known Use of airliner

1908


AIRLINER Defined for English Language Learners

airliner

noun

Definition of airliner for English Language Learners

  • : a large airplane used for carrying passengers


AIRLINER Defined for Kids

airliner

noun air·lin·er \ ˈer-ˌlī-nər \

Definition of airliner for Students

:a large airplane used for carrying passengers


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