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Synonyms for fly

take wing

jet

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  • jet
  • travel by plane
  • go by air
  • travel in an aircraft

airlift

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  • airlift
  • send by plane
  • take by plane
  • take in an aircraft

flutter

pass swiftly

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leave

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fly at someone

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let fly

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fly in the ointment

cunning

Synonyms for fly

to move through the air with or as if with wings

to move or cause to move about while being fixed at one edge

to pass quickly and lightly through the air

to break loose and leave suddenly, as from confinement or from a difficult or threatening situation

to react explosively or suddenly

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Synonyms for fly

flap consisting of a piece of canvas that can be drawn back to provide entrance to a tent

an opening in a garment that is closed by a zipper or by buttons concealed under a fold of cloth

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fisherman's lure consisting of a fishhook decorated to look like an insect

travel through the air

move quickly or suddenly

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transport by aeroplane

cause to fly or float

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be dispersed or disseminated

change quickly from one emotional state to another

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travel in an airplane

display in the air or cause to float

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travel over (an area of land or sea) in an aircraft

hit a fly

decrease rapidly and disappear

References in periodicals archive ?
The motoring macaw, who talks and drives a miniature car as part of the park's exotic bird show, caused concern when she flew the nest.
FIND out what Lesley Joseph has been u p to since she flew the nest of Birds Of A Feather.
A FAMILY are desperately seeking Chucky - their eight-year-old pet cockatiel who flew the nest a week ago.
But eagle-eyed caretaker John Green was alerted to the birds as their mum or dad flew the nest and over his head.
A WORRIED pet owner is appealing for help after her beloved parrot flew the nest.
Sunderland-born Clair, 43, flew the nest at 19, but since then has followed in the footsteps of her mum.
The successful nest was close to the Nine Arches Viaduct, on the Derwent Walk, and one red kite chick ( nicknamed Geordie ( successfully flew the nest in July.