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hyperflier Syllabification: hy·per·fli·er
Pronunciation: /ˈhīpərˌflīər/

Definition of hyperflier in English:


informal A person who travels a great deal, especially for business.
Example sentences
  • Though hyperfliers spend half their lives on planes, it somehow doesn't diminish the appeal of mileage awards, which allow them to spend even more time aloft.
  • The lion's share of profits is coming from hyperfliers - many of whom are not just users of information technology, but developers of it.


1990s: from hyper- 'excessively, above normal' + flier.

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