flasher

noun flash·er \ ˈfla-shər \
|Updated on: 16 Jun 2018

Definition of flasher

: one that flashes: such as
a : a light (such as a traffic signal or automobile light) that flashes to catch attention
b : a device for automatically flashing a light
c : an exhibitionist who flashes

Examples of flasher in a Sentence

  1. We noticed a car at the side of the road with its flashers on.

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First Known Use of flasher

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Definition of flasher for English Language Learners

  • : a light that shines briefly and repeatedly :

  • : a man who shows his sexual organs in public


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