Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / aileron
FEEDBACK

aileron

See definition of aileron on Dictionary.com

synonyms for aileron

  • airfoil
  • appendage
  • feather
  • pennon
  • pinion
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for aileron

MOST RELEVANT
  • base
  • headquarters
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Good Luck On This Lunar New Year Quiz!
START THE QUIZ

How to use aileron in a sentence

Don't slack this, or some gusty day the pilot may unexpectedly find himself minus the aileron control.
THE AEROPLANE SPEAKSH. BARBER
The aileron which is lowered catches the air currents flowing beneath the wing on that side.
THE ROMANCE OF AIRCRAFTLAWRENCE YARD SMITH
Wire, Aileron Balance—A wire connecting the right- and left-hand top ailerons.
THE AEROPLANE SPEAKSH. BARBER
The left aileron, bending upwards, threw the tottering fabric more and more on one side.
THE DREADNOUGHT OF THE AIRPERCY F. WESTERMAN
Thus the skin for them is leather, the face un mufle, the mouth un bec, the arm un aileron.
THE CRIMINALHAVELOCK ELLIS
Immediate application of up aileron and opposite rudder quickly brought the amphibian to an even keel once more.
DOROTHY DIXON AND THE MYSTERY PLANEDOROTHY WAYNE
The part of the wing which can be warped is called the aileron.
THE ROMANCE OF AIRCRAFTLAWRENCE YARD SMITH
In that way I depress the aileron on the side I want to sail.
DOROTHY DIXON WINS HER WINGSDOROTHY WAYNE
If one wing tends to dip, the aileron on that side is depressed.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIA. VOL. 1 PART 1VARIOUS
I had had the wheel rolled to the right and my left aileron down.
TEST PILOTDAVID GOODGER (GOODGER@PYTHON.ORG)
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO AILERON

  • aileron
  • airfoil
  • appendage
  • feather
  • pennon
  • pinion
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.