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flier

noun fli·er \ˈflī(-ə)r\

: 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

Full Definition of FLIER

1
:  one that flies; specifically :  airman
2
:  a reckless or speculative venture —usually used in the phrase take a flier
3
usually flyer :  an advertising circular

Variants of FLIER

fli·er also fly·er \ˈflī(-ə)r\
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Examples of FLIER

  1. These birds are graceful fliers.
  2. They distributed flyers announcing the concert throughout the city.

First Known Use of FLIER

15th century

Related to FLIER

Other Aeronautics/Aerospace Terms

airway, apron, corridor, dirigible, fishtail, flat-hat, vector

Rhymes with FLIER

FLIER Defined for Kids

flier

noun fli·er \ˈflī-ər\

Definition of FLIER for Kids

1
:  a person or thing that flies
2
usually flyer :  a printed sheet containing information or advertising that is given to many people

Variants of FLIER

fli·er or fly·er \ˈflī-ər\

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