Flier (or flyer /ˈflajɚ/ )



1 a person or animal that flies

  • These birds are graceful fliers.
  • Charles Lindbergh was the first flier [=pilot] to fly solo across the Atlantic.
  • a fearful/nervous flier [=airplane passenger]
  • a frequent flier [=a person who flies often on a particular airline]

U.S. English is flier. British spelling is flyer.

2 A piece of paper that has something printed on it

  • An advertisement or an announcement that is given to many people
  • They distributed flyers announcing the concert throughout the city.