Meaning of AIRBORNE in English

AIRBORNE

adjective

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

As soon as the plane was airborne , the captain's voice came over the loudspeaker.

Infections can be passed around by airborne particles.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A typhoon also moved in that day, obscuring the mountain and turning the airborne ash into a downpour of mud.

All 181 aircraft were airborne within fifteen minutes, something of a record.

Mystics frequently speak of enlarging, of loss of body sensations, bubbling up, or becoming airborne .

Our Falconet target aircraft uses a centrifugal launcher as its principal method of getting airborne .

The Potomac was clean again, a haven for windsurfers, and certain airborne pollutants had fallen sharply.

The second auto became airborne and crashed on to a third car, in which the girl was a passenger.

Those developing their techniques will enjoy the chopping water a little downwind - excellent if you're first starting to get airborne .

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