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  • n. A pilot trained in using and assigned to pilot a fighter plane.

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

  • n. a military or naval pilot of fighter planes


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  • He used to stay at hotels and pretend he was a V.C. or a fighter pilot and borrow money and then do a flit.

    Twin Moons

  • Physician and former marine fighter pilot Norm Thagard joked, “The dorsal vein of the penis will work.”

    Riding Rockets

  • No interest was shown by the duty officer, Lieutenant Kermit Tyler, an Army fighter pilot who was learning basic intercept operations.


  • Stephen Scaia finally abandoned his dreams of becoming the greatest fighter pilot in the history of the U.S. Navy, becoming a television writer instead.


  • Everyone, that is, except Geeno — the fighter pilot commander who bet his life that he could knock out the toughest guns in the world and save his buddies.

    Thud Ridge

  • Any time the gas gauge on the car dropped below one-half she became as nervous as a fighter pilot sweating out a midocean aerial refueling.

    Riding Rockets

  • I used to stay at hotels and told a lot of silly stories about being a fighter pilot - or about being in Military Intelligence.

    Twin Moons

  • Flying with Tuck's Squadron 43 for some weeks Reynell not only proved himself a fine fighter pilot but an accurate and long-range extension of the eye and the brain of Sydney Camm.

    The HurricaneStory

  • Creighton, a bachelor navy fighter pilot with a midnight blue Corvette and an awesome ski boat namedSin Ship.

    Riding Rockets

  • Martha McSally as she sued the Defense Department for requiring a female fighter pilot to wear a head-to-toe gown off-base in Saudi Arabia.

    The Right Word in the Right Place at the Right Time


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