1. [ noun ] rescue equipment consisting of a device that fills with air and retards your fall
Synonyms: chute
Related terms: rescue_equipment drogue_parachute drogue parasail harness static_line shroud canopy ripcord sky_dive
2. [ verb ] drop from an airplane and descend with a parachute
Synonyms: jump sky_dive
Related terms: dive sky_dive parachutist jump jump descend glide
Similar spelling:   parachuter