Words nearby dirigible
OTHER WORDS FROM dirigibledir·i·gi·bil·i·ty, nounnon·dir·i·gi·bil·i·ty, nounnon·dir·i·gi·ble, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for dirigible
The dirigible is now connected with the head of the mooring mast by a long length of steel wire rope.Flying the Atlantic in Sixteen Hours|Arthur Whitten Brown
On the other hand, the dirigible can maintain a stationary position aloft for hours on end.
If it can get above the dirigible the adroplane may bring about the dirigible's destruction by the successful launch of a bomb.
The dirigible balloon has one signal advantage over the aroplane in the matter of bomb-dropping.Defenseless America|Hudson Maxim
After the jump, he would arrive on the field suspended above the dirigible doing trapeze tricks.Disowned|Victor Endersby