Definition of flying disc in English:

flying disc

(also flying disk)


  • A concave plastic disc designed for skimming through the air as an outdoor game or amusement.

    ‘rotating your upper body to throw the flying disc helps to improve the flexibility of your spine’
    • ‘If anyone feels like helping, watching or laughing at my incompetence with the flying disc, then please come along.’
    • ‘The modern concept of a recreational flying disc dates back to the 1930s.’
    • ‘Why are border collies better at catching a flying disk than humans?’
    • ‘Wind is always a factor with the flying disk.’
    • ‘The remote-control machines have to put flying discs into a goal to score points.’
    • ‘After your child completes his or her goals they will receive a free flying disc.’
    • ‘Individual players throw a flying disc into a basket or at a target.’
    • ‘A popular way to exercise dogs is by throwing a flying disk for them to chase and catch.’
    • ‘They were playing catch with flying disks.’
    • ‘I caught the flying disk in midair with my free hand.’