Synonyms for Glider:
n.Air Force One, plane, engineless airplane, b-52, aeroplane, aircraft, airship, balloon. •airplane (noun)
bomber, jet fighter, dive bomber, jet, airliner, airbus, hydroplane, monoplane, helicopter, fighter, cargo plane, airplane, biplane.
Usage examples for glider
The fifth volume, under the caption, " Boy Scouts' Aircraft," relates how their interest in aviation is aroused by the evolutions of a military aviator viewed during a visit to an army post; of the building by themselves of a glider with which they win a contest of these elementary aircraft, the prize being complete airship motors of the highest efficiency. – The Boy Scouts on the Yukon by Ralph Victor