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airbag

See also: Airbag

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From air +‎ bag.

NounEdit

airbag (plural airbags)

  1. A protective system in automobiles in which when a crash occurs, a bag containing nitrogen, formed by the explosive decomposition of sodium azide, quickly inflates in front of the driver or passenger, preventing injury to the head. Side air bags, including the back seat passengers, also prevent injury.
  2. A similar inflated bag used in performing stunts, etc.
    • 2005, Alan Tussy, ‎R. Gustafson, Developmental Mathematics for College Students (page 1030)
      As part of a scene in a movie, a stuntman falls from the top of a 95-foot-tall building into a large airbag directly below him on the ground, as shown in Figure 15-3.
  3. (slang) A person who talks too much; a windbag or gossip.

TranslationsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English airbag.

NounEdit

airbag m (plural airbags)

  1. airbag
  2. (in the plural, slang) knockers, tits

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ItalianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English airbag

NounEdit

airbag m (invariable)

  1. airbag (protective system)

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English airbag.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

airbag m (plural airbags)

  1. airbag