Meaning of “plane” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /pleɪn/
Extra Examples
The plane was hijacked by terrorists.In spite of a bad storm, the plane landed safely.The plane was carrying 30 passengers.The holiday company chartered a plane to fly us all home.The plane was flying at 30,000 feet.

A1 a vehicle that flies and has an engine and wings:

What time does her plane get in (= arrive)?
He likes to watch the planes taking off and landing.
a plane crash

a tool that you use to make wood smooth


(Definition of “plane noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)