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1. automatic

adjective. ['ˌɔtəˈmætɪk, ˌɔtoʊˈmætɪk'] operating with minimal human intervention; independent of external control.

Synonyms

  • self-moving
  • mechanical
  • machine-controlled
  • automated
  • autoloading
  • machine-driven
  • self-loading
  • smart
  • self-acting
  • semiautomatic
  • self-regulating
  • self-locking
  • self-winding

Antonyms

  • manual
  • stupid
  • unintelligent
  • backward

Etymology

  • automatique (French)
  • -ique (French)

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Example sentences of the word automatic-pilot


1. Noun Phrase
These funds put reallocation on automatic pilot.

2. Noun Phrase
Since automatic pilot lights cannot be lit by hand, the procedure for lighting them is entirely different.

2. automatic

adjective. ['ˌɔtəˈmætɪk, ˌɔtoʊˈmætɪk'] resembling the unthinking functioning of a machine.

Synonyms

  • robotlike
  • mechanical
  • machinelike
  • automatonlike

Antonyms

  • styleless
  • slow
  • mild
  • forward

Etymology

  • automatique (French)
  • -ique (French)

3. automatic

adjective. ['ˌɔtəˈmætɪk, ˌɔtoʊˈmætɪk'] without volition or conscious control.

Synonyms

  • involuntary
  • reflex

Antonyms

  • conscious
  • willing
  • nonmechanistic

Etymology

  • automatique (French)
  • -ique (French)

4. automatic

noun. ['ˌɔtəˈmætɪk, ˌɔtoʊˈmætɪk'] a pistol that will keep firing until the ammunition is gone or the trigger is released.

Synonyms

  • automatic pistol
  • automatic firearm
  • automatic gun
  • pistol
  • shooting iron
  • side arm
  • automatic weapon

Antonyms

  • unmechanized
  • unmechanical
  • maladroit
  • consuetudinal

Etymology

  • automatique (French)
  • -ique (French)

5. automatic

noun. ['ˌɔtəˈmætɪk, ˌɔtoʊˈmætɪk'] light machine gun.

Synonyms

  • Browning automatic rifle
  • automatic rifle
  • automatic firearm
  • assault rifle
  • automatic gun
  • assault gun
  • BAR
  • machine rifle
  • automatic weapon

Antonyms

  • consuetudinary
  • vade mecum
  • sex manual
  • grimoire

Etymology

  • automatique (French)
  • -ique (French)

6. pilot

noun. ['ˈpaɪlət'] someone who is licensed to operate an aircraft in flight.

Synonyms

  • airman
  • stunt pilot
  • senior pilot
  • co-pilot
  • kamikaze
  • test pilot
  • copilot
  • barnstormer
  • captain
  • combat pilot
  • airplane pilot
  • wingman
  • aviator
  • flier
  • flyer
  • stunt flier

Antonyms

  • undock
  • refrain
  • antinode
  • node

Etymology

  • pilot (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

7. pilot

verb. ['ˈpaɪlət'] act as the navigator in a car, plane, or vessel and plan, direct, plot the path and position of the conveyance.

Synonyms

  • point
  • channelise
  • navigate
  • head
  • astrogate
  • steer
  • maneuver
  • manoeuver
  • direct
  • channelize
  • guide

Antonyms

  • take away
  • natural depression
  • follow
  • rear

Etymology

  • pilot (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

8. pilot

verb. ['ˈpaɪlət'] operate an airplane.

Synonyms

  • test fly
  • control
  • hedgehop
  • aviate
  • flat-hat
  • balloon
  • fly blind
  • wing
  • jet
  • hydroplane
  • hang glide
  • soar
  • operate
  • fly contact
  • seaplane
  • fly
  • solo

Antonyms

  • tail
  • foot
  • female
  • indirect

Etymology

  • pilot (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

9. pilot

noun. ['ˈpaɪlət'] something that serves as a model or a basis for making copies.

Synonyms

  • archetype
  • original
  • example

Antonyms

  • disengage
  • increase
  • dry fly
  • wet fly

Etymology

  • pilot (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

10. pilot

noun. ['ˈpaɪlət'] small auxiliary gas burner that provides a flame to ignite a larger gas burner.

Synonyms

  • pilot light
  • gas burner
  • pilot burner

Antonyms

  • intemperance
  • unskillfulness
  • chromatic
  • fall

Etymology

  • pilot (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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