Definition of Flintier

1. Adjective. (comparative of flinty) ¹



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Definition of Flintier

1. flinty [adj] - See also: flinty

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flintier

flinger
flingers
flinging
flings
flinkite
flinkites
flint
flint-hearted
flint corn
flint disease
flint maize
flinted
flinthead
flintheads
flintier (current term)
flintiest
flintify
flintily
flintiness
flintinesses
flinting
flintings
flintlike
flintlock
flintlocks
flints
flintstone
flintstones
flintware

Literary usage of Flintier

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1. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1889)
"Scientific Religion, or Higher Possibilities of Life and Practice through the Operation of Natural Forces. 8vo, $6.40. P├ętrie ( WM flintier s). ..."

2. Publications by Shakespeare Society (Great Britain) (1853)
"What, none but women, and betray me ? then I see your hearts are flintier far than men. Mrs. H. Think not that I'll betray you, nor shall she, ..."

3. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1899)
"... the lieutenants of the son of Theodosius.160 In the course of a busy these numbers is ridiculously corrupt; but the flintier would please me very much. ..."

4. Publications by English Dialect Society (1887)
"A butterfly. FLINDER-MOUSE [flind-ur-mous] sb. A bat. FLINTER-MOUSE [flint-ur-mous] sb. A bat. This form is intermediate between flintier-mouse and ..."

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