Share this entry
airbus Syllabification: air·bus
Pronunciation: /ˈerbəs/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of airbus in English:


An aircraft designed to carry a large number of passengers economically, especially over relatively short routes.
Example sentences
  • We allow airlines in the United States to buy airbus aircraft, they're subsidized by governments in Europe.
  • A replacement airbus was flown over from Belfast and the fed up passengers eventually left two days later and arrived in Manchester 43 hours later than expected.
  • But by the mid-1990s airbus had made serious inroads on U.S. market shares both here and around the world.
Definition of airbus in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources