Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / nacelle
FEEDBACK

nacelle

See definition of nacelle on Dictionary.com

synonyms for nacelle

  • box
  • crate
  • bassinet
  • bin
  • bushel
  • cradle
  • creel
  • hamper
  • pannier
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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
QUIZ
Are Your Stars Aligned For This Zodiac Quiz?
START THE QUIZ

How to use nacelle in a sentence

The point C is the centre of the propeller, or, in the case of a "pusher" aeroplane, the centre of the nacelle.
THE AEROPLANE SPEAKSH. BARBER
Nacelle—That part of an aeroplane containing the engine and pilot and passenger, and to which the tail plane is not fixed.
THE AEROPLANE SPEAKSH. BARBER
Then his glances fell upon the aviator just on the point of stepping from the nacelle, or cockpit.
DON HALE WITH THE FLYING SQUADRONW. CRISPIN SHEPPARD
The Astra-Torres type are also non-rigid, but of trefoil section with a short nacelle.
JANE'S ALL THE WORLD'S AIRCRAFTVARIOUS
The blood from his wound spurted all over the nacelle, obscuring the instruments, and in addition his machine caught fire.
SIXTY SQUADRON R.A.F.GROUP-CAPTAIN A. J. L. SCOTT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO NACELLE

  • bassinet
  • bin
  • box
  • bushel
  • cradle
  • crate
  • creel
  • hamper
  • nacelle
  • pannier
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.