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synonyms for escadrille

  • armada
  • battalion
  • fleet
  • squad
  • unit
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How to use escadrille in a sentence

Practically every fighting nation has had not only its favorite airman but also its favorite aerial escadrille.
THE ROMANCE OF AIRCRAFTLAWRENCE YARD SMITH
In 1916, after much excellent service over the lines, he became a member of the Lafayette Escadrille.
THE ROMANCE OF AIRCRAFTLAWRENCE YARD SMITH
A legend was current as to the large quantity of "wood broken" by Guynemer in his early days with the escadrille.
GEORGES GUYNEMERHENRY BORDEAUX
The Storks Escadrille, which was the first to arrive, waged battle uninterruptedly for eight months.
GEORGES GUYNEMERHENRY BORDEAUX
Several weeks passed, during which Don Hale became thoroughly familiar with and accustomed to the work of the escadrille.
DON HALE WITH THE FLYING SQUADRONW. CRISPIN SHEPPARD
For there, right below him, were the familiar hangars, the familiar fieldsthe headquarters of the escadrille itself.
DON HALE WITH THE FLYING SQUADRONW. CRISPIN SHEPPARD
And in this happy fashion ended the case of Hamlin and the peasant, which was a nine-days wonder in the escadrille.
DON HALE WITH THE FLYING SQUADRONW. CRISPIN SHEPPARD
He'll soon have the entire Boche escadrille on his tail, crazy to fetch him down.
AIR SERVICE BOYS FLYING FOR VICTORYCHARLES AMORY BEACH
But the others did not stay, for though the shadow of death hovered over the Escadrille, the business of war went on.
AIR SERVICE BOYS OVER THE RHINECHARLES AMORY BEACH
Just now I have come to tell you that you are to rejoin your comrades at the Lafayette Escadrille for a time.
AIR SERVICE BOYS OVER THE RHINECHARLES AMORY BEACH
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WORDS RELATED TO ESCADRILLE

  • armada
  • battalion
  • escadrille
  • fleet
  • squad
  • unit
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Fletcherizeverb (used with or without object) | [flech-uh-rahyz ]SEE DEFINITION