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Overview of noun flight

The noun flight has 9 senses? (first 6 from tagged texts)
1. (6) flight

(a formation of aircraft in flight)

2. (6) flight, flying

(an instance of traveling by air; "flying was still an exciting adventure for him")

3. (5) flight, flight of stairs, flight of steps

(a stairway (set of steps) between one floor or landing and the next)

4. (5) escape, flight

(the act of escaping physically; "he made his escape from the mental hospital"; "the canary escaped from its cage"; "his flight was an indication of his guilt")

5. (3) flight

(an air force unit smaller than a squadron)

6. (1) flight

(passing above and beyond ordinary bounds; "a flight of fancy"; "flights of rhetoric"; "flights of imagination")

7. trajectory, flight

(the path followed by an object moving through space)

8. flight

(a flock of flying birds)

9. flight

(a scheduled trip by plane between designated airports; "I took the noon flight to Chicago")


Overview of verb flight

The verb flight has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. flight

(shoot a bird in flight)

2. flight

(fly in a flock; "flighting wild geese")

3. fledge, flight

(decorate with feathers; "fledge an arrow")

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