flasher flasher  /f ˈlæ ʃər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone with a compulsive desire to expose the genitals
  2. (n) an electrical device that automatically turns a lamp on and off (as for an advertising display)
  3. (n) a light that flashes on and off; used as a signal or to send messages

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The flasher attached to her phone was blinking, the sign that it was ringing.
  2. Michael Chellel, who played the flasher in the NBC comedy special Just for Laughs, has a new act in Hollywood.
  3. Franklin Roosevelt is a liberal aristocrat, estate-owner, stamp-collector, smile-flasher, compleat angler, statesman both in profession and profile.

News

  1. North Dakota Dairy Princess named

    BISMARCK - Susan Hintz, 17, of Flasher, daughter of Bob and Debbie Hintz, was crowned North Dakota's 67th State Dairy Princess in a ceremony in Bismarck on Monday. The runner-up was Moriah Karey 19, of Manning. She is the daughter of Tom and Marietta Karey.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Fargo Forum

  2. Day Around The Bay: Cool Tattoo, Bro

    Today in Day Around the Bay: An interview with Lorelei Lee, the beauty and price of iOS7, flasher on the loose on Walnut Creek trail, a rad Oakland tattoo, and more. [ more › ]
    on June 11, 2013     Source: SFist

Quotes

  1. Mr Whitehouse said: "It was unclear what he [Pedro] had done. But it was implied that he was a peeping tom or a flasher, or something even worse."
    on Jul 25, 2007 By: Paul Whitehouse Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "When I was about 14 I saw Andy Warhol's Trash (in which Woodlawn starred) in a cinema on London Road," Johnson says. "It was a bit of a flasher mac men's cinema so I don't know how I got in at age 14. But I think I went on about it a bit too...
    on Oct 9, 2008 By: Holly Johnson Source: Liverpool Daily Post

  3. "It will be interesting to see how [Kyiv mayor Leonid] Chernovetskiy paints the railroad station for illegal driving with his flasher on, but I am afraid that his deputy will give him a paper showing that he has already done it," Lutsenko said.
    on Oct 8, 2008 By: Yuriy Lutsenko Source: Kyiv Post

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