flier

or fly·er

[ flahy-er ]
/ ˈflaɪ ər /

noun


Nearby words

  1. flicker,
  2. flickertail,
  3. flickertail state,
  4. flics,
  5. flied,
  6. flies,
  7. flight,
  8. flight arrow,
  9. flight attendant,
  10. flight bag

Origin of flier

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at fly1, -er1

Can be confusedflier flyer

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British Dictionary definitions for flier

flier

/ (ˈflaɪə) /

noun

a variant spelling of flyer
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Word Origin and History for flier

flier

n.

see flyer.

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