Warde was the right sort, a clinker, a first flighter.
"The Hill" by Horace Annesley Vachell
In front was a welter of ambitious first flighters.
"Mrs. Fitz" by J. C. Snaith
My very heart flighters when I look at him, an' I amaist think I find his steel quivering at my midriff.
"The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 1 (of 3)" by James Hogg