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"flight attendant" in British English

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flight attendantnoun [C]

uk   us  
someone who ​servespassengers on an ​aircraft
(Definition of flight attendant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"flight attendant" in American English

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flight attendantnoun [C]

 us   /ˈflɑɪt əˌten·dənt/
a ​person in an ​aircraft whose ​job is to ​servepassengers and to make ​sure they ​obeysafetyrules
(Definition of flight attendant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"flight attendant" in Business English

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flight attendantnoun [C]

uk   us  
TRANSPORT someone who ​servespassengers on a ​plane: The airline's ​flight attendants are ​trained to ​limit the ​number of drinks ​passengers receive on ​board.
(Definition of flight attendant from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flight attendant”
in Arabic مُضيف جَوّي…
in Korean 승무원…
in Portuguese comissário, -a de bordo…
in Catalan auxiliar de vol…
in Japanese (飛行機の)乗務員…
in Chinese (Simplified) (客机的)乘务员…
in Turkish kabin görevlisi…
in Russian стюардесса…
in Chinese (Traditional) (客機的)機艙服務員…
in Italian attendente di volo…
in Polish steward/essa…
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