airplane mode

[ air-pleyn mohd ]

  1. a setting on a phone or other mobile device that turns off Wi-Fi, cellular, and other wireless connections.

Origin of airplane mode

From the now limited ban on signal transmissions from mobile devices during a plane flight
  • Also called flight mode .

Words Nearby airplane mode Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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