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Synonyms for parachute
ˈpær əˌʃut

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. parachute, chute(verb)

    rescue equipment consisting of a device that fills with air and retards your fall

    slide, chute, slideway, sloping trough

  2. chute, parachute, jump(verb)

    jump from an airplane and descend with a parachute

    rise, skip over, startle, pass over, chute, jumpstart, jump-start, bound, alternate, spring, leap, start, stick out, stand out, climb up, skip, jump out, jump off, derail, leap out, jump

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    parachuting, chute, parachutisme, paratrooper

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How to use parachute in a sentence?

  1. Tim Fellers:

    She got a pretty good parachute package when she left there, when I got let go of jobs, that didn't happen.

  2. Sheldon McFarlane:

    At no time was I worried he was going to hit the ground without a parachute, but given the circumstances and where we were I thought it would be better to get him under parachute earlier than later, i managed to catch him on my second attempt and deploy his parachute.

  3. Vikrant Parsai:

    The reason why most people don’t reach their destination is that they are so afraid to fall that they open their parachute before they jump from the sky.

  4. Nick Hague:

    When the parachute opens, it's five to six Gs of lateral side to side of swinging back and forth, before the chutes open, we're trying to collect loose items in capsule so they don't become projectiles.

  5. Louisiana Sen. John Kennedy:

    what planet did you parachute in from

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