AskDefine | Define spaceship

Dictionary Definition

spaceship n : a spacecraft designed to carry a crew into interstellar space (especially in science fiction) [syn: starship]

User Contributed Dictionary



From space + ship.


  1. A vehicle that flies through space.



vehicle that flies through space

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Extensive Definition

Spaceship can refer to:

See also

spaceship in French: Spaceship

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Earth insertion, LEM, LM, apogee, attitude-control rocket, ballistic capsule, burn, capsule, deep-space ship, docking, docking maneuver, ferry rocket, fuel ship, injection, insertion, lunar excursion module, lunar module, manned rocket, module, moon ship, multistage rocket, orbit, parking orbit, perigee, reentry, rocket, shuttle rocket, soft landing, space capsule, space docking, space rocket, spacecraft
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