Definition of chemtrail in English:

Share this entry

chemtrail

Pronunciation: /ˈkɛmtreɪl/

noun

A visible trail left in the sky by an aircraft and believed by some to consist of chemical or biological agents released as part of a covert operation, rather than the condensed water of a vapour trail: conspiracy theorists have been going wild with speculation over the nature and purpose of chemtrails
More example sentences
  • Then on 25 Jan 2004 I photographed another fresh chemtrail.
  • The witness reports, "I was outside, camcorder in hand, filming the chemtrails."
  • For the benefit of those who cannot tell chemtrails from contrails, he offered the following explanation.

Origin

1990s: blend of chemical and trail, on the pattern of contrail.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: chem|trail

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.