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skywrite

[skahy-rahyt] /ˈskaɪˌraɪt/
verb (used without object), skywrote, skywritten, skywriting.
1.
to engage in skywriting.
verb (used with object), skywrote, skywritten, skywriting.
2.
to produce (a message, advertisement, etc.) by skywriting.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; sky + write
Related forms
skywriter, noun
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Examples for skywrite
  • Christine hires a pilot to skywrite an obscenity that sums up her feelings about her experience.

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