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Meaning of FLYER

Pronunciation:  'flIur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution; "he mailed the circular to all subscribers"
  2. [n]  someone who operates an aircraft
  3. [n]  someone who travels by air

FLYER is a 5 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: aeronaut, airman, aviator, bill, broadsheet, broadside, circular, flier, flier, handbill, throwaway
 See Also: ad, advert, advertisement, advertising, advertizement, advertizing, airplane pilot, airwoman, Amelia Earhart, aviatress, aviatrix, Bennett, Billy Mitchell, Bleriot, Charles A. Lindbergh, Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Charles Lindbergh, Cochran, Doolittle, Earhart, Floyd Bennett, Howard Hughes, Howard Robard Hughes, Hughes, Jacqueline Cochran, James Harold Doolittle, Jimmy Doolittle, Lindbergh, Louis Bleriot, Lucky Lindy, Mitchell, pilot, skilled worker, stuffer, trained worker, traveler, traveller, William Mitchell



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Fly"er\, n. [See {Flier}.]
1. One that uses wings.

2. The fly of a flag: See {Fly}, n., 6.

3. Anything that is scattered abroad in great numbers as a
   theatrical programme, an advertising leaf, etc.

4. (Arch.) One in a flight of steps which are parallel to
   each other(as in ordinary stairs), as distinguished from a

5. The pair of arms attached to the spindle of a spinning
   frame, over which the thread passes to the bobbin; -- so
   called from their swift revolution. See {Fly}, n., 11.

6. The fan wheel that rotates the cap of a windmill as the
   wind veers. --Internat. Cyc.

7. (Stock Jobbing) A small operation not involving ?
   considerable part of one's capital, or not in the line of
   one's ordinary business; a venture. [Cant] --Bartlett.

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