from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A trademark used for a plastic disk-shaped toy that players throw and catch. This trademark sometimes occurs in print meaning "a throw-and-catch game played with this toy”: "The Mall is a better place to play Frisbee with a dog” ( Los Angeles Times).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A plastic disk that is thrown with a snap of the wrist so as to spin it to aid in keeping it aloft; used for recreation.
- n. The sport involving Frisbees.
- v. To throw something in the manner of a Frisbee.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a light, plastic disk about 10 inches in diameter; propelled with a flip of the wrist for recreation or competition
Every time someone searches the term Frisbee in Johannesburg, Google will show your ad.
But a Frisbee is also very different from an airplane wing.
The top of a Frisbee is slightly convex, and the bottom is flat.
Frisbee is still fun, but maybe we could get a newer one.
It was then that he added a pitch he calls his "Frisbee," a slow, sidearm breaking ball that made him look as if he was skimming a flat rock across a still pond.
Ultimate Frisbee is the sport I excell at, and I use the term very, very, very loosely.
The injection-molded polyethylene Frisbee is developed.
A Frisbee is a mixture of crystalline (ordered) and amorphous (disordered) polymer structures.
A Frisbee is made of polyethylene which consists of linked ethylene (CH2CH2) monomers.
Kennedy says Wham-O adopted the name Frisbee because that's what college students in New England were calling the Pluto Platters.