Definition of fighter in English:


Line breaks: fight¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈfʌɪtə


  • 2A fast military aircraft designed for attacking other aircraft: [as modifier]: fighter pilots
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    • However, it was the fighter aircraft that was to really suffer from this policy.
    • Similarly, the commander of a fighter squadron must be a credible fighter pilot.
    • It had the most advanced fighter and bomber aircraft and the best trained crews.
    warplane, armed aircraft

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