Search results for fly

We have found multiple words fly. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

Dictionary entry Language Definition
fly English (Noun) (fishing) A lightweight fishing lure resembling an insect.. (non-technical) Especially, any of the insects of the family Muscidae, such as the common housefly (other families of Diptera include [...](fishing) A lightweight fishing lure resembling an insect.. (non-technical) Especially, any of the insects of the family Muscidae, such as the common housefly (other families of Diptera include [...]
fly English (Noun Verb Verb) (baseball) A fly ball.. (cotton manufacture) waste cotton. (nautical) That part of a compass on which the points are marked; the compass card.. (now, historical) A type of small, fast carriage [...](baseball) A fly ball.. (cotton manufacture) waste cotton. (nautical) That part of a compass on which the points are marked; the compass card.. (now, historical) A type of small, fast carriage [...]

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