flight synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term flight:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. flightnoun

    a formation of aircraft in flight

    Synonyms:
    flight of steps, trajectory, escape, flying, flight of stairs

  2. flight, flyingnoun

    an instance of traveling by air

    Synonyms:
    flight of steps, trajectory, escape, flight, flying, flight of stairs

  3. flight, flight of stairs, flight of stepsnoun

    a stairway (set of steps) between one floor or landing and the next

    Synonyms:
    flight of steps, trajectory, escape, flight, flying, flight of stairs

  4. escape, flightnoun

    the act of escaping physically

    Synonyms:
    relief valve, leakage, trajectory, evasion, dodging, escape, escape cock, flight of stairs, leak, safety valve, flight, escape valve, outflow, flying, flight of steps, escapism

  5. flightnoun

    an air force unit smaller than a squadron

    Synonyms:
    flight of steps, trajectory, escape, flying, flight of stairs

  6. flightnoun

    passing above and beyond ordinary bounds

    Synonyms:
    flight of steps, trajectory, escape, flying, flight of stairs

  7. trajectory, flightnoun

    the path followed by an object moving through space

    Synonyms:
    flight of steps, trajectory, escape, flight, flying, flight of stairs

  8. flightnoun

    a flock of flying birds

    Synonyms:
    flight of steps, trajectory, escape, flying, flight of stairs

  9. flightverb

    a scheduled trip by plane between designated airports

    Synonyms:
    flight of steps, trajectory, escape, flying, flight of stairs

  10. flightverb

    shoot a bird in flight

    Synonyms:
    fledge

  11. flightverb

    fly in a flock

    Synonyms:
    fledge

  12. fledge, flightverb

    decorate with feathers

    Synonyms:
    flight, feather, fledge

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. flight

    A career was originally the ground for a race, or, especially, for a knight's charge in tournament or battle; whence career was early applied to the charge itself.

    If you will use the lance, take ground for your career.... The four horsemen met in full career.

    Scott Quentin Durward ch. 14, p. 194. [D. F. & CO.]

    In its figurative use career signifies some continuous and conspicuous work, usually a life-work, and most frequently one of honorable achievement. Compare BUSINESS.

    Synonyms:
    career, charge, course, line of achievement, passage, public life, race, rush

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. flightnoun

    Synonyms:
    flying, soaring, mounting, volitation

  2. flightnoun

    Synonyms:
    fleeing, hasty departure

  3. flightnoun

    Synonyms:
    flock (of birds)

  4. flightnoun

    Synonyms:
    volley, shower

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

vol, flights, flying, theft, vols, leak, leakage, robbery, plane, aviation, trip, escape, in-flight, aircraft, air, pilotage, exodus, brain, journey, fly, vol., stealing, fledging, navigant, stolen, airplane, airline, weasua, aeroplane



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