flyer

noun fly·er

less common spelling of

  1. 1 :  one that flies <She's a frequent flier on that airline.>; specifically :  airman <He was a flier on an aircraft carrier.>

  2. 2 :  a reckless or speculative venture —usually used in the phrase take a flier <He took a flier in politics soon after getting his degree.>

  3. 3 usually flyer :  an advertising circular <Flyers announcing the concert were distributed throughout the city.>



FLYER Defined for Kids

flyer

fly·er

Definition of flyer for Students

  1. variant of flier



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