Synonyms of 'pilot'
He spent seventeen years as an airline pilot.
The pilot steered the ship safely inside the main channel.
the first person to pilot an aircraft across the Pacific
Local fishermen piloted the boats.
He was responsible for safely navigating the ship.
Don't expect to be able to drive a car or operate machinery.
Her daughter couldn't manage the horse.
He took the bewildered man by the arm and guided him out.
One report said the aircraft would become difficult to handle.
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An airman is a man who flies aircraft, especially one who serves in his country's air force.
an English airman
An aviator is a pilot of a plane, especially in the early days of flying.
He was a pioneer aviator - the first to fly across the Channel.
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Thesaurus for pilot from the Collins English Thesaurus
A pilot is a person who is trained to fly an aircraft.