flier

Flier \Fli"er\ (fl[imac]"[~e]r), n. [Form {Fly}, v.; cf. {Flyer}] 1. One who flies or flees; a runaway; a fugitive. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mach.) A fly. See {Fly}, n., 9, and 13 (b) . [1913 Webster] 3. (Spinning) See {Flyer}, n., 5. [1913 Webster] 4. (Arch.) See {Flyer}, n., 4. [1913 Webster] 5. An a["e]roplane or flying machine. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]