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|part of speech:
||someone who flies an aircraft; pilot.
Charles Lindbergh was the first aviator to fly solo and nonstop across the Atlantic Ocean.
- airman, aviatrix, flier, pilot
- similar words:
- ace, captain, navigator
The word aviator
contains the following parts:
that means bird
that means a person or thing that does
More about this word part:
The suffix -ator
turns verbs ending in -ate into nouns. It is a compound of -ate + -or.