Translation of "flight" - English-French dictionary


noun /flait/

act of flying

the flight of a bird.

a journey in a plane

How long is the flight to New York?

a number of steps or stairs

a flight of steps.

a number of birds etc flying or moving through the air

a flight of geese
a flight of arrows.
flighty adjective

(usually of girls and women) with easily changed ideas; not thinking deeply; always looking for amusement.

a flighty girl who finds it difficult to focus on one thing at a time.
flight deck

the upper deck of an aircraft carrier where planes take off or land.

pont d’envol

the forward part of an aeroplane where the pilot and crew sit.

cabine de pilotage
in flight


en vol
Have you seen the geese in flight?
see also fly2.

(Translation of “flight” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)