fly-by-night

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Synonyms for fly-by-night

Synonyms for fly-by-night

a debtor who flees to avoid paying

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(of businesses and businessmen) unscrupulous

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ephemeral

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As we get back into balance, we will see the brands come back and the fly-by-nighters disappear.
It's better to stick with the better-known players or to use recommendations from savvy colleagues, friends or reviewers, since fly-by-nighters operate in the computer arena as prolifically as in any other.
Edgar said that the growth of established craft brewers, and the exit of fly-by-nighters has had appreciable effects on product quality.
But new collectors don't know the difference between our Recommended Dealers and the fly-by-nighters.