1. [syn: circular, handbill, bill, broadside, broadsheet, flier, flyer, throwaway]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Handbill \Hand"bill`\ (-b[i^]l`), n.
1. A loose, printed sheet, to be distributed by hand.
2. A pruning hook. [Usually written hand bill.]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a
leaflet) intended for wide distribution; "he mailed the
circular to all subscribers" [syn: circular, handbill,
bill, broadside, broadsheet, flier, flyer,
Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):
HANDBILL. A printed or written notice put up on walls, &c., in order to
inform those concerned of something to be done.