follow Dictionary.com

Check out new words added to Dictionary.com

flight simulator

noun
1.
a device used in pilot and crew training that provides a cockpit environment and sensations of flight under actual conditions.
Origin of flight simulator
1945-1950
1945-50
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for flight simulator
  • These days it is possible to simply sit at the flight simulator and learn what to do.
  • So they put butterflies in a flight simulator and tried to convince them to fly south.
British Dictionary definitions for flight simulator

flight simulator

noun
1.
a ground-training device that reproduces exactly the conditions experienced on the flight deck of an aircraft Compare Link trainer
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for flight simulator

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for flight

13
14
Scrabble Words With Friends