What’s a meaning of cruiser?
cruis·er ˈkrü-zər. : a vehicle that cruises: such as. : squad car. : a powerboat with facilities (such as a cabin and plumbing) necessary for living aboard.
What is difference between destroyer and cruiser?
Typically the Cruisers were more geared toward air warfare while Destroyers were used for surface warfare including shore bombardment (until battleships came into existence) and Frigates were geared more towards anti-submarine warfare.
What is a battleship vs cruiser?
Typically, battlecruisers were similar to battleships in terms of size and armament. The key difference is that while battleships had thick armor plating that could block projectiles as large as the ones they fired, battlecruisers sacrificed protection for speed.