Definition of frequent flier in English:

Share this entry

frequent flier

(also frequent flyer)


A person who regularly travels by air on commercial flights, especially one who is enrolled in a promotional program for such travelers.
Example sentences
  • Initially, the service is available only for frequent fliers traveling from Sydney to Melbourne on flights before 10 a.m.
  • Southwest frequent fliers holding a free travel award can claim a free seat on any of the airline's flights that are not sold out.
  • Adding more flights for frequent fliers would cost the airlines even more.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: fre·quent fli·er

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.