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|Noun||1.||propeller plane - an airplane that is driven by a propeller|
aeroplane, airplane, plane - an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets; "the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"
double-prop, double-propeller plane, twin-prop, twin-propeller-plane - a propeller plane with an engine that drives two propellers in opposite directions (for stability)
propjet, turboprop, turbo-propeller plane - an airplane with an external propeller that is driven by a turbojet engine