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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A steerable self-propelled airship adj. - Capable of being steered or directed.

Usage examples (36)
  • And the style of the dirigible is only limited to the imagination!
  • "A dirigible is something magical," said Jérôme Giacomoni, who was 25 when he founded Aerophile with a friend.
  • That is NOT a dirigible, that is a balloon - dirigibles are ridged, like zeppelins.
  • I have to admit a secret love for the word dirigible here, too, which Buckell uses almost immediately in the story. for more
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