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English definition of “aviator”

aviator

noun [C]     /ˈeɪ.vi.eɪ.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/ old-fashioned
an aircraft pilot: Amy Johnson was a pioneering aviator who made record-breaking flights to Australia and South Africa in the 1930s.Workers on/with aircraft and spacecraft
(Definition of aviator noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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