A term for a freelance pilot who would operate from a succession of unprepared temporary airfields giving displays and joyrides. Barnstormers were a common sight in the early period of aviation.

Aviation dictionary. 2014.

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  • Barnstormer — Barn storm er, n. [Barn + storm, v.] 1. An itinerant theatrical player who plays in barns when a theatre is lacking; hence, an inferior actor, or one who plays in the country away from the larger cities. {Barn storm ing}, n. [Theatrical Cant]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Barnstormer — The Barnstormer at Goofy s Wiseacre Farm Train du Barnstormer de Magic Kingdom Données clés Localisation …   Wikipédia en Français

  • barnstormer — noun see barnstorm …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • barnstormer — See barnstorm. * * * …   Universalium

  • barnstormer — noun one who barnstorms; one whose profession is barnstorming …   Wiktionary

  • barnstormer — n. one who visits rural towns …   English contemporary dictionary

  • barnstormer — n 1. actor, player, stage player, performer, stage performer, playactor, role player, trouper, strolling player, Sl. ham; theatrician, thespian, Roscian, histrio, histrion, Archaic. histrionic; actress. 2. stunt pilot, stunt flier, stunt man …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • barnstormer — barn·storm·er …   English syllables

  • barnstormer — noun 1. an actor who travels around the country presenting plays • Syn: ↑playactor, ↑play actor, ↑trouper • Derivationally related forms: ↑playact (for: ↑playactor) …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Barnstormer at Goofy's Wiseacre Farm — Infobox Disney ride name=The Barnstormer at Goofy s Wiseacre Farm caption= park=Magic Kingdom land=Mickey s Toontown Fair designer=Walt Disney Imagineering manufacturer=Vekoma type=Roller Coaster theme= Crop Duster control system= propulsion=… …   Wikipedia

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