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Synonyms for flight
flaɪt

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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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. flight

    Synonyms:
    volitation, departure, escape, evasion, disappearance, flying, stampede, soaring, begin, fleeing, exodus

    Antonyms:
    recurrence, return, reappearance, perching, alighting, repose

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

    "flying was still an exciting adventure for him"

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

  4. escape, flightnoun

    the act of escaping physically

    "he made his escape from the mental hospital"; "the canary escaped from its cage"; "his flight was an indication of his guilt"

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

    "a flight of fancy"; "flights of rhetoric"; "flights of imagination"

    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, 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

    "I took the noon flight to Chicago"

    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

    "flighting wild geese"

    Synonyms:
    fledge

  12. fledge, flightverb

    decorate with feathers

    "fledge an arrow"

    Synonyms:
    feather, fledge

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. flightnoun

    Synonyms:
    flying, exodus, hegira, fleeing, absconding

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How to use flight in a sentence?

  1. Dave Lavery:

    Today's flight was what we planned for, and yet it was nothing short of amazing, with this flight, we are demonstrating critical capabilities that will enable the addition of an aerial dimension to future Mars missions.

  2. Mike Pinkston:

    This is step one in the return-to-flight plan.

  3. Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya:

    We really don't what's happening to him (Pratasevich) right now and we know how cruel [Belarus security service] can be. the escalation of repressions in Belarus, and this situation that's happened with [the] flight is a result of impunity.

  4. Scott Pusillo:

    Just like airlines, where peak demand days and flight times are priced differently, individual hotel room prices are set on a daily basis.

  5. The FAA:

    An unsafe condition exists that requires the immediate adoption of this AD without providing an opportunity for public comments prior to adoption, the FAA has found that the risk to the flying public justifies waiving notice and comment prior to adoption of this rule because certain fan blades must be inspected, and, if needed, replaced before further flight.

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