- 1 [intransitive] (+ adv./prep.) to jump from an aircraft using a parachute The pilot was able to parachute to safety. She regularly goes parachuting.
- 2 [transitive] parachute somebody/something + adv./prep. to drop someone or something from an aircraft by parachute Supplies were parachuted into the region.
NAmE//ˈpærəˌʃut//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they parachute
he / she / it parachutes
past simple parachuted
-ing form parachuting