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flier

Pronunciation: /ˈflaɪər; ˈflaɪə(r)/

Translation of flier in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 1.1 (pilot) aviador, (masculine, feminine) 1.2 (passenger) I'm not a good flier no me gusta nada volar see also highflier
  • 2 [colloquial/familiar] (no plural/sin plural) 2.1 (risky speculation) inversión (feminine) ([ arriesgada ]) to take o try a flier arriesgarse* 2.2 (British English/inglés británico) flying start 2.3 (leap) (British English/inglés británico) he took a flier across the stream tomó impulso y saltó el arroyo
  • 4 (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Transport/Transporte] [dated/anticuado], rápido (masculine)

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