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Flyer Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    flyer n
  1. an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution; "he mailed the circular to all subscribers" [syn: circular, handbill, bill, broadside, broadsheet, flier, throwaway]
  2. someone who travels by air [syn: flier]
  3. someone who operates an aircraft [syn: aviator, aeronaut, airman, flier]
Flyer Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Flyer \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 winder.
  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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  • Flyer: Flyer or flier may mean: Flyer (pamphlet), a single page pamphlet. In aviation: Wright Flyer , the first powered aircraft designed and built ...
  • FlyEr: FlyEr is a Belarus ian Rap writer and performer. Though his Rap started from the American hip-hop tradition, music of FlyEr is closer ...
  • Philadelphia Flyers: The Philadelphia Flyers are a professional ice hockey team based in Philadelphia , Pennsylvania . They are members of the Atlantic ...
  • Flyer (pamphlet): A flyer (also spelled flier 1 or called a circular, handbill or leaflet) is a single page leaflet advertising a nightclub , event , ...
  • Wright Flyer: The Wright Flyer (often retrospectively referred to as Flyer I or 1903 Flyer) was the first powered aircraft designed and built by the ...
  • New Flyer Industries: New Flyer Industries Inc. (NFI. UN) is a bus manufacturer in North America , headquartered in Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada . It also has ...
  • Flyer (steamboat): Flyer was a steamboat that served from 1891 to 1929 on Puget Sound . During her last years, from 1918 to the end of her service, she was ...

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