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Flasher \Flash"er\, n.

  1. One who, or that which, flashes.

  2. A man of more appearance of wit than reality.

  3. (Zo["o]l.)

    1. A large sparoid fish of the Atlantic coast and all tropical seas ( Lobotes Surinamensis).

    2. The European red-backed shrike ( Lanius collurio); -- called also flusher.

  4. An exhibitionist[1], especially a male, who briefly exposes his private parts in a public place.


n. 1 The mechanical part of a toilet that causes the toilet bowl's contents to be sucked down the drain. 2 agent noun of flush: one who flushes. 3 (context US politics English) A worker for a political campaign who persuades voters to vote on Election Day

Usage examples of "flusher".

He might waste hours fooling around with some piece of code only to find out that it was the software to control the automatic toilet flushers at Rife Bible College.

But the flushers didn't go where Wally went, and they certainly didn't live there.