Definición de bombardier en inglés:

bombardier

Silabificación: bom·bar·dier
Pronunciación: /ˌbämbə(r)ˈdi(ə)r
 
/

sustantivo

  • 1A member of a bomber crew in the US Air Force responsible for sighting and releasing bombs.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • After World War II begins, Zinn decides to enlist in the Air Force as a bombardier even though his navy yard job would have provided an exemption.
    • Here we were subjected to another physical and now had to take a battery of tests to determine whether we would be pilots, navigators or bombardiers.
    • Rather, the aircraft dropped it as a normal bomb, then the bombardier guided its steep descent by radio remote control.
  • 2A rank of noncommissioned officer in certain Canadian and British artillery regiments, equivalent to corporal.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Equivalent ranks in the Royal Artillery are lance-bombardier and bombardier, harking back to the ancient rank of bombardier, a species of trained artilleryman.
    • Mr Hornby, a bombardier in the Royal Artillery during the Second World War, was ordered on a perilous mission while acting as a dispatch rider in Italy.
    • Harold Ings, 86, a bombardier with the Royal Artillery was one of the soldiers whose unit was surrounded by Germans in occupied France.

Origen

mid 16th century (denoting a soldier in charge of a bombard, an early form of cannon): from French, from Old French bombarde 'cannon' (see bombard).

Más definiciones de bombardier 

Definición de bombardier en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día mage
Pronunciación: meɪdʒ
noun
a magician or learned person