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Fris·bee

 (frĭz′bē)
A trademark for a plastic disk-shaped toy that players throw and catch.

Frisbee

(ˈfrɪzbiː)
n
(Individual Sports, other than specified) trademark a light plastic disc, usually 20–25 centimetres in diameter, thrown with a spinning motion for recreation or in competition

Fris•bee

(ˈfrɪz bi)
Trademark. a brand of plastic concave disk, used for various catching games.

Frisbee

- Was modeled on pie tins from Mrs. Frisbie's Pies—made by the Frisbie Bakery of Bridgeport, Connecticut—which students began tossing around in the 1920s.
See also related terms for model.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Frisbee - a light, plastic disk about 10 inches in diameterFrisbee - a light, plastic disk about 10 inches in diameter; propelled with a flip of the wrist for recreation or competition
disk, disc - a flat circular plate
plaything, toy - an artifact designed to be played with
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
Translations

Frisbee

® [ˈfrɪzbɪ] Ndisco m volador

Frisbee®

[ˈfrɪzbi] nFrisbee® m
to play Frisbee → jouer au Frisbee

Frisbee®

nFrisbee® nt

Frisbee

® [ˈfrɪzbiː] nfrisbee ® m inv
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Frisbees have been with us since 1939 when American Fred Morrison marketed the flying disc.
Frisbee Golf works the same way as conventional golf with 9 or 18 holes of varying difficulty, but instead of clubs and a ball, players use Frisbees and baskets.
And when McCartney, who last week announced he was engaged for the third time, started throwing Frisbees into the crowd Mike was determined to get his hands on one.
The Mountainside Market is also selling Frisbees, with all proceeds going to future maintenance of the course and equipment.
With their rules and their Frisbees, the Healys and their team--called North Central--ruled the International Frisbee Tournament (as they called their annual competition) for most of the 1960s.
He likes frisbees and balls and anything else that moves.
Frisbees will be distributed on a fi rst come fi rst served basis and are subject to availability.
As many homes have Frisbees as any other device ever invented.
That simple little toy has permeated every continent, as many homes have Frisbees as any other device ever invented," Mr McIff said.
That simple little toy has permeated every continent in every country, as many homes have Frisbees as any other device ever invented," McIff said.
Because dogs tended to chew up Frisbees and people tended to lose them, they proved a much more lucrative product for Wham-O than Hula Hoops had.
FLINGING frisbees at baskets more than 100 metres away is the order of the day at one of the strangest events in the sporting calendar.