Definitions

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  • n. One who flenses (cuts blubber from a whale carcass)

Etymologies

From Danish flense or Dutch vlensen. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The problem of how best to help needy Americans now is completely separate from the problem of how best to get the economy to create jobs again. flenser Says:

    Matthew Yglesias » Payroll Tax Cuts as Stimulus

  • The irony is that the GOP, the party of the poor, supports tax cuts for the Democrats core constituency – the rich. flenser Says:

    Matthew Yglesias » Payroll Tax Cuts as Stimulus

  • He was in for stabbing two men in a bar fight, and he worked as a flenser at the whaling station for a year and a half.

    Let The Dead Lie

  • Lord Steel had not taken his name casually: steel, the most modern of metals; steel, that takes the sharpest edge and never loses it; steel, that can glow red hot, and yet not fail; steel, the blade that cuts for the flenser.

    A Fire Upon the Deep

  • On January 19th, 2010 at 3: 13 pm, flenser and Socky are exactly correct.

    Michelle Malkin

  • To whom it may concern, flenser will not be part of the outreach committee nor will flenser have a role in the public relations department.

    Ace of Spades HQ

  • Still smoking that awesomeness Drew, Purple Avenger, flenser?

    Ace of Spades HQ

  • If we wanted a President who was hooked on heroin, that would still be none of Canadas business. flenser on September 12, 2008 at 10: 23 PM

    Yahoo! Buzz US: Top Stories

  • I might well (gag) vote for the McCain-Palin ticket. flenser on September 12, 2008 at 10: 51 PM hmm. wise_man on September 12, 2008 at

    Yahoo! Buzz US: Top Stories

  • If we wanted a President who was hooked on heroin, that would still be none of Canada's business. flenser on September 12, 2008 at 10: 23 PM

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