Definition of “airworthy” - English Dictionary

“airworthy” in British English

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airworthyadjective

uk /ˈeəˌwɜː.ði/ us /ˈerˌwɝː.ði/
airworthiness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈeəˌwɜː.ði.nəs/ us /ˈerˌwɝː.ði.nəs/

Examples

  • If we only had an airworthy boat....

(Definition of “airworthy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“airworthy” in Business English

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airworthyadjective

uk /ˈeəˌwɜːði/ us

TRANSPORT used to describe an aircraft that is safe to fly:

The regulators refused to certify the planes as airworthy.

(Definition of “airworthy” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)