Associations to the word «Astronaut»
ASTRONAUT, noun. A member of the crew of a spaceship or other spacecraft that travels beyond Earth's atmosphere, or someone trained to serve that purpose.
ASTRONAUT, noun. (Hong Kong) A returnee who frequently flies back and forth between Hong Kong and his/her adopted home country.
ASTRONAUT ICE CREAM, noun. Ice cream that has had most of the water removed from it by a freeze-drying process and been sealed in a pouch, and requires no refrigeration.
ASTRONAUT, noun. A person trained to travel in a spacecraft; "the Russians called their astronauts cosmonauts".
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