flying boxcar


noun Informal.

a large airplane designed to carry cargo.

Nearby words

  1. flyer,
  2. flying,
  3. flying boat,
  4. flying bomb,
  5. flying bond,
  6. flying bridge,
  7. flying buttress,
  8. flying characin,
  9. flying circus,
  10. flying colors

Origin of flying boxcar

First recorded in 1930–35

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