Definition of gimbaled in US English:


(also gimballed)


  • See gimbal

    • ‘First stage control was by movable tail fins, while the second stage was equipped with a gimballed nozzle.’
    • ‘It is fitted on a gimballed mount in the nose of the helicopter, above the radar.’
    • ‘A wireframe model of a teapot, soldered out of silvered copper wire, is gimballed inside the monitor cabinet.’
    • ‘The rocket uses four first-stage gimballed engines and one second-stage engine.’