climb

(redirected from climbed)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Idioms.

climb

[klīm]
(aerospace engineering)
The gain in altitude of an aircraft.

climb

i. Ascending flight.
ii. The portion of flight operation between takeoff and the initial cruising altitude. Also called climb-out.
References in classic literature ?
So the Scarecrow climbed farther up and sat down on the top of the wall, and Dorothy put her head over and cried, "Oh, my
The Lion climbed the ladder next, and the Tin Woodman came last; but both of them cried, "Oh, my
Nikita again climbed out and again trudged about in the snow.
Again Nikita went stumbling through the snow, again he fell in, again climbed out and trudged about, and at last quite out of breath he sat down beside the sledge.
He even climbed over the canon-lip to look along the brow of the hill for signs of the outcrop.
Again he climbed the slide, but this time he climbed higher, carrying the pick and shovel with him.
It is the only 8,000-plus-metre-high peak which has never been climbed in the winter.
I've climbed all over Europe and my favourite places for climbing include Kalymnos, Costa Blanca, El Chorro, Terradets, Mallorca and the Great Orme in Llandudno, which has some world renowned tricky climbs.
I've probably climbed the face 50 or 60 times," Honnold said adding, "I already held the speed record on El Capitan.
By now, everyone had reached the same conclusion, but the discussion went further for those more curious: What if you climbed straight out 'til you got to 10,000 feet?
We cannot really specify the number of people who climbed.
The two men, who were the first to climb El Capitan's so-called Dawn Wall without bolts or climbing tools but used safety ropes in case of falls, climbed the rock face in stages beginning on Dec.