or R.A.F.

  1. Royal Air Force.

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How to use RAF in a sentence

  • Den I gin 'm ten cents apiece, en dey 'uz mighty well satisfied, en wisht some mo' RAF's 'ud come along en make 'm rich agin.

    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete | Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  • RAF stared up at the sky in which stars were sprinkled like carelessly flung dust motes.

    Star Born | Andre Norton
  • The com-tech was answering the question RAF had almost forgotten that he had asked the moment before.

    Star Born | Andre Norton
  • RAF's eyes met Soriki's, and the com-tech's hand dropped to hook fingers in his belt within touching distance of his side arm.

    Star Born | Andre Norton
  • RAF watched the muscles stand up on his slender arms as he exerted strength.

    Star Born | Andre Norton

British Dictionary definitions for RAF


/ (Not standard ræf) /

abbreviation for
  1. Royal Air Force

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Cultural definitions for RAF


Abbreviation for the British Royal Air Force.

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