space suit

noun

Definition of space suit

  1. 1 :  a suit equipped with life supporting provisions to make life in space possible for its wearer

  2. 2 :  g suit

1929

First Known Use of space suit

1929


SPACE SUIT Defined for English Language Learners

space suit

noun

Definition of space suit for English Language Learners

  • : a special suit that is designed to keep astronauts alive in outer space


SPACE SUIT Defined for Kids

space suit

noun

Definition of space suit for Students

  1. :  a suit that covers the entire body and is equipped to keep its wearer alive in space


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