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Translation of "flight" - English-German dictionary

flight

noun /flait/
act of flying der Flug the flight of a bird.
a journey in a plane der Flug How long is the flight to New York?
a number of steps or stairs die Treppe a flight of steps.
a number of birds etc flying or moving through the air der Schwarm 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. flatterhaft 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. das Flugdeck
the forward part of an aeroplane where the pilot and crew sit. das Flugdeck
in flight
flying im Flug Have you seen the geese in flight?
see also fly2.
(Definition of flight from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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