Definition of 'hovercraft'
Example sentences containing 'hovercraft'
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Just a hovercraft out of Dover that crossed behind us heading for France. CORMORANTThey are giant surface-skimmers, huge hovercraft built on the Caspian Sea by the Russians. KARA KUSH
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Translations for 'hovercraft'
British English: hovercraft /ˈhɒvəˌkrɑːft/ NOUN
A hovercraft is a vehicle that can travel across land and water. It floats above the land or water on a cushion of air.
Travelling at speeds of up to thirty five knots, these hovercraft can easily outpace most boats.
- American English: hovercraft
- Arabic: حَوَّامَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: aerobarco
- Chinese: 气垫船
- Croatian: zračni gliser
- Czech: vznášedlo
- Danish: luftpudefartøj
- Dutch: hovercraft
- European Spanish: aerodeslizador
- Finnish: ilmatyynyalus
- French: aéroglisseur
- German: Luftkissenboot
- Greek: χόβερκραφτ
- Italian: hovercraft
- Japanese: ホバークラフト
- Korean: 호버크라프트
- Norwegian: luftputefartøy
- Polish: poduszkowiec
- European Portuguese: hovercraft
- Romanian: vehicul pe pernă de aer
- Russian: судно на воздушной подушке
- Spanish: aerodeslizador
- Swedish: svävare
- Thai: เรือสะเทินน้ำสะเทินบก
- Turkish: hoverkraft
- Ukrainian: транспортний засіб на повітряній подушці
- Vietnamese: tàu cánh ngầm
Definition of hovercraft from the Collins English Dictionary
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