from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who operates an aircraft; a pilot.

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  • n. An aircraft pilot. The use of the word may imply claims of superior airmanship, as in navy aviator vs. air force pilot.
  • n. An experimenter in aviation.
  • n. A flying machine.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An experimenter in aviation.
  • n. A flying machine.
  • n. The driver or pilot of an aircraft, especially of an airplane.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A flying-machine employing the principle of the aëroplane.
  • n. One who directs the course of a flying-machine or who practises the art of flying or gliding through the air.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who operates an aircraft


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

French aviateur, from aviation, aviation; see aviation.

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From French aviateur


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