Definition of Strafers

1. strafer [n] - See also: strafer



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Strafers

straddle carrier
straddle carriers
straddled
straddler
straddlers
straddles
straddling
stradiot
stradiots
strads
strae
straes
strafe
strafed
strafer
strafers (current term)
strafes
straff
straffed
straffing
straffs
strafing
strag
straggle
straggled
straggler
stragglers
straggles
stragglier
straggliest

Literary usage of Strafers

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1. General Kenney Reports: A Personal History of the Pacific War by George C. Kenney (1997)
"That target dried up quickly and by the first of August a group of strafers during the daytime and a squadron of radar-equipped B-24S were sufficient to ..."

2. Fighting the Flying Circus by Eddie Rickenbacker (1919)
"Practically our whole Squadron left the aerodrome at three o'clock, Ham Coolidge and Crocker who were selected as the two balloon strafers for the day ..."

3. Fighting the Flying Circus by Eddie Rickenbacker (1919)
"Practically our whole Squadron left the aerodrome at three o'clock, Ham Coolidge and Crocker who were selected as the two balloon strafers for the day ..."

4. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"With the two balloon strafers in the lead the entire force were to fly toward the Dun- sur-Meuse gas bag, intent upon protecting Cool- idge and Chambers ..."

5. Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature by H.W. Wilson Company (1915)
"Lit Digest 51: 1237 N 27 '15 Routine of war. Lit Digest 51:868 O 15 '15 Scouting on the strafers. Lit Digest 51:325 Ag 14 '15 Sketch of the Russian soldier. ..."

6. My Year of the Great War by Frederick Palmer (1915)
"When the Germans are not called Baches they are called strafers. "Won't you strafe a little for us?" Tommy sings out to the German trenches when they are ..."

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