Balloon

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Definition

a balloon: an object which is filled with gas or hot air and which floats in the air
noun

Examples

  • "The region where Delavigne's balloon is thought to have disappeared is known for its dense shark population."
  • "The balloon, or Montgolfier, lost radio contact with local airport personnel some time after 7:00 am, said air traffic controllers at the Napa Valley Hot Air Center, where the balloon took off around 12:00 the previous night."
  • "Get back to the balloon!"
  • "Bruno : Meet me at the balloon!"
  • "Delavigne, San Francisco's renowned playboy, insisted on piloting the balloon himself, despite having no previous experience flying thermal airships or dirigibles, and smelling of liquor."
  • "Brian : Well, what's left of the balloon?"

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