pilot

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. helmsman, steersman, guide; counselor; aviator, airman.
II
(Roget's IV) n.
1. [Flier]
Syn. aviator, airman, fighter pilot, commercial pilot, bomber pilot, automatic pilot, mechanical pilot, aeronaut, aerial navigator, navigator, aerialist, jet jockey*, birdman*; see also aviator .
2. [One who conducts ships]
Syn. helmsman, steersman, navigator, man at the wheel, man at the controls, wheelman, coxswain.
3. [Guide]
Syn. scout, leader, director; see guide 1 .
v.
Syn. guide, conduct, steer, manage; see lead 1 .
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus)
I
n.
navigator, flyer, aviator, helmsman, coxswain, captain, wheelman.
II
v.
navigate, fly, steer, direct, guide, *man the helm, drive control.
IV
(Roget's Thesaurus II) I noun Something or someone that shows the way: conductor, director, escort, guide, lead, leader, shepherd, usher. See SHOW. II verb 1. To run and control (a motor vehicle): drive, motor, wheel. Slang: tool. See MOVE. 2. To direct the course of carefully: guide, jockey, maneuver, navigate, steer. Idiom: back and fill. See CONTROL, MOVE. 3. To show the way to: conduct, direct, escort, guide, lead, route, shepherd, show, steer, usher. See SHOW. III adjective Constituting a tentative model for future experiment or development: experimental, test, trial. See START.

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