[ flap-drag-uh n ]
/ ˈflæpˌdræg ən /
an old game in which the players snatch raisins, plums, etc., out of burning brandy, and eat them.
the object so caught and eaten.
- flap amputation,
- flap door,
- flap operation,
- flap valve,
- flapless amputation,
Origin of flapdragon
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Examples from the Web for flapdragon
"I know not if the doctor will care to be disturbed," said Flapdragon.Auriol|W. Harrison Ainsworth