- an old game in which the players snatch raisins, plums, etc., out of burning brandy, and eat them.
- the object so caught and eaten.
Origin of flapdragon
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"I know not if the doctor will care to be disturbed," said Flapdragon.Auriol
W. Harrison Ainsworth