Origin of spaceship

First recorded in 1940–45; space + ship1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for spaceship

Contemporary Examples of spaceship

Historical Examples of spaceship

  • Spaceship crews should be selected on the basis of their non-irritating qualities as individuals.

  • Spaceship Fabrication climbed three points before it fell and Wrail cashed in on that.


    Clifford Donald Simak

  • Spaceship approaching me, starboard quarter, one-one-five degrees.

British Dictionary definitions for spaceship



a manned spacecraft
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