Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “air force”

See all translations

air force

noun [C]
 
 
B1 the part of a country's military organization that uses aircraft to fight warsThe Air ForceThe armed forces generally
Translations of “air force”
in Korean 공군…
in Arabic القُوَّات الجَوِّية, سِلاح الجَوّ…
in Portuguese aeronáutica, força aérea…
in Catalan forces aèries…
in Japanese 空軍…
in Italian aviazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 空軍…
in Russian военно-воздушные силы…
in Turkish hava kuvvetleri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 空军…
in Polish siły powietrzne…
(Definition of air force from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “air force” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More