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flier

noun fli·er \ˈflī(-ə)r\

Simple Definition of flier

  • : a person or animal that flies

  • : a piece of paper that has something printed on it (such as an advertisement or an announcement) and that is given to many people

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of flier

  1. 1 :  one that flies; specifically :  airman

  2. 2 :  a reckless or speculative venture —usually used in the phrase take a flier

  3. 3 usually flyer :  an advertising circular

Examples of flier in a sentence

  1. These birds are graceful fliers.

  2. They distributed flyers announcing the concert throughout the city.



15th Century

First Known Use of flier

15th century

Variants of flier

also

flyer

\ˈflī(-ə)r\

Other Aeronautics/Aerospace Terms

Rhymes with flier



FLIER Defined for Kids

flier

noun fli·er \ˈflī-ər\

Definition of flier for Students

  1. 1 :  a person or thing that flies

  2. 2 usually flyer :  a printed sheet containing information or advertising that is given to many people



Variants of flier

or

flyer

\ˈflī-ər\


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