flinder

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Norwegian flindra.

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Noun[edit]

flinder (plural flinders)

  1. A small piece or fragment; a thin slice; splinter

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Dutch vlinder.

Noun[edit]

flinder (plural flinders)

  1. (obsolete except in dialects) a butterfly

Verb[edit]

flinder (third-person singular simple present flinders, present participle flindering, simple past and past participle flindered)

  1. (intransitive) To flirt; run about in a fluttering manner

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