Meaning of “flight attendant” in the English Dictionary

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"flight attendant" in British English

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flight attendantnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈflaɪt əˌten.dənt/ us /ˈflaɪt əˌten.dənt/

someone who serves passengers 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 serve passengers and to make sure they obey safety rules

(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 serves passengers 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)