Definition of Flyboy

1. Noun. (slang) Aircraft pilot, especially of a military combat aircraft. ¹



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Definition of Flyboy

1. a pilot in an air force [n -BOYS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flyboy

flybane
flybanes
flybelt
flybelts
flyblew
flyblow
flyblowing
flyblown
flyblows
flyboarding
flyboat
flyboats
flybook
flybooks
flyboy (current term)
flyboys
flybridge
flybridges
flyby
flybys
flycatcher
flycatchers
flycatching
flycatching warbler
flye
flyer
flyered
flyering
flyers

Literary usage of Flyboy

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1. Vocational Education Survey of Richmond, Va. August, 1915 by Richmond (Va.). School Board (1916)
"flyboy.—f he flyboy catches the printed sheets as they come through the press, keeps them in ... If the work ia small and the flyboy can manage the sheets, ..."

2. Vocational Education Survey of Richmond, Va. August, 1915 by Richmond (Va.). School Board (1916)
"If the work is small and the flyboy can manage the sheets, ... The flyboy helps to clean the machine and to do at all times whatever the printer may require ..."

3. In the Shade of an Acacia Tree: Memoirs of a Health Officer in Africa, 1945-1959by Frank L. Lambrecht by Frank L. Lambrecht (1991)
"... on the banks of the mysterious Malagarasi River: the lovely coolness of the early mornings as I strolled with the flyboy team to check the tsetse traps; ..."

4. The Printing Trades by Frank Leslie Shaw, Cleveland Foundation Survey Committee (1916)
"In cylinder presswork there is no fixed line of promotion. A boy usually begins as a flyboy, and after learning ..."

5. Publication by National Child Labor Committee (U.S.), Cleveland Foundation Survey Committee, Emergency Conservation Committee (U.S.) (1916)
"In cylinder presswork there is no fixed line of promotion. A boy usually begins as a flyboy, and after learning ..."

6. Strategic Air Warfare: An Interview with Generals Curtis E. LeMay, Leon W by Curtis E. LeMay, Richard H. Kohn, Joseph P. Harahan (1988)
"Here was a crazy flyboy coming in saying the war could be ended without invasion. We didn't make much of an imprint. So we went back to the Marianas and did ..."

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