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English noun: flier

1. flier (person) someone who travels by air


Broader (hypernym)traveler, traveller

2. flier (person) someone who operates an aircraft

Synonymsaeronaut, airman, aviator, flyer

Broader (hypernym)skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker

Narrower (hyponym)airplane pilot, airwoman, aviatress, aviatrix, pilot

Instance hyponymAmelia Earhart, Bennett, Billy Mitchell, Bleriot, Charles A. Lindbergh, Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Charles Lindbergh, Cochran, Doolittle, Earhart, Floyd Bennett, Howard Hughes, Howard Robard Hughes, Hughes, Jacqueline Cochran, James Harold Doolittle, Jimmy Doolittle, Lindbergh, Louis Bleriot, Lucky Lindy, Mitchell, Post, Wiley Post, William Mitchell

3. flier (communication) an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution

SamplesHe mailed the circular to all subscribers.

Synonymsbill, broadsheet, broadside, circular, flyer, handbill, throwaway

Broader (hypernym)ad, advert, advertisement, advertising, advertizement, advertizing

Narrower (hyponym)stuffer

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