Definition of unpowered in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌnˈpaʊəd/


Having no fuel-burning source of power for propulsion.
Example sentences
  • Tow a glider that is a light-sport aircraft or unpowered ultralight vehicle in accordance with 91.309…
  • More progress was made in the inter-war era in the development of the autogiro, which had an unpowered overhead rotor blade driven by the airflow from a conventional tractor propeller in the nose.
  • The powered phase is followed by an unpowered glide from Mach 0.9 down to Mach 0.3, when the parachute system deploys.

Words that rhyme with unpowered

coward, Howard, underpowered

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