skywrite

verb
sky·​write | \ ˈskī-ˌrīt How to pronounce skywrite (audio) \
skywrote\ ˈskī-​ˌrōt How to pronounce skywrite (audio) \; skywritten\ ˈskī-​ˌri-​tᵊn How to pronounce skywrite (audio) \; skywriting\ ˈskī-​ˌrī-​tiŋ How to pronounce skywrite (audio) \

Definition of skywrite

transitive verb

: to letter by skywriting

intransitive verb

: to do skywriting

Other Words from skywrite

skywriter \ ˈskī-​ˌrī-​tər How to pronounce skywrite (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of skywrite

1926, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

History and Etymology for skywrite

back-formation from skywriting

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The first known use of skywrite was in 1926

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“Skywrite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skywrite. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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