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fly

synonym (synonym of fly)

  • (noun.artifact)
    flap consisting of a piece of canvas that can be drawn back to provide entrance to a tent (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an opening in a garment that is closed by a zipper or by buttons concealed under a fold of cloth (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (baseball) a hit that flies up in the air (noun.act)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    travel through the air; be airborne (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    operate an airplane (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    pass away rapidly (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    run away quickly (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.change)
    decrease rapidly and disappear (verb.change)
     

similar (similar with fly)

  • (British informal) not to be deceived or hoodwinked (adj.all)
    engaged in or accustomed to close observation (adj.all)
     

hypernym (fly IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (baseball) a hit that flies up in the air (noun.act)
    the act of contacting one thing with another (noun.act)
     
  • an opening in a garment that is closed by a zipper or by buttons concealed under a fold of cloth (noun.artifact)
    a vacant or unobstructed space that is man-made (noun.artifact)
     
  • be dispersed or disseminated (verb.motion)
    change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically (verb.motion)
     
  • change quickly from one emotional state to another (verb.change)
    undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature (verb.change)
     
  • decrease rapidly and disappear (verb.change)
    decrease in size, extent, or range (verb.change)
     
  • display in the air or cause to float (verb.perception)
    make visible or noticeable (verb.perception)
     
  • fisherman's lure consisting of a fishhook decorated to look like an insect (noun.artifact)
    (angling) any bright artificial bait consisting of plastic or metal mounted with hooks and trimmed with feathers (noun.artifact)
     
  • flap consisting of a piece of canvas that can be drawn back to provide entrance to a tent (noun.artifact)
    any broad thin and limber covering attached at one edge; hangs loose or projects freely (noun.artifact)
     
  • hit a fly (verb.contact)
    cause to move by striking (verb.contact)
     
  • move quickly or suddenly (verb.motion)
    move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion (verb.motion)
     
  • operate an airplane (verb.motion)
    handle and cause to function (verb.contact)
     
  • pass away rapidly (verb.motion)
    pass by (verb.motion)
     
  • run away quickly (verb.motion)
    flee; take to one's heels; cut and run (verb.motion)
     
  • transport by aeroplane (verb.contact)
    move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body (verb.contact)
     
  • travel in an airplane (verb.motion)
    undergo transportation as in a vehicle (verb.motion)
     
  • travel over (an area of land or sea) in an aircraft (verb.motion)
    travel upon or across (verb.motion)
     
  • two-winged insects characterized by active flight (noun.animal)
    insects having usually a single pair of functional wings (anterior pair) with the posterior pair reduced to small knobbed structures and mouth parts a more.. (noun.animal)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF fly relation)

  • (baseball) a hit that flies up in the air (noun.act)
    a very long fly ball (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a short high fly ball (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (baseball) a hit that flies straight out from the batter (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (baseball) a fly ball hit a short distance into the outfield (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (baseball) a fly ball that falls between and infielder and an outfielder (noun.act)
     
  • cause to fly or float (verb.motion)
    fly a kite (verb.motion)
     
  • fisherman's lure consisting of a fishhook decorated to look like an insect (noun.artifact)
    a fly (fisherman's lure) that skims the surface of the water (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an artificial fly that has wings extending back beyond the crook of the fishhook (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    fisherman's fly that floats under the surface of the water (noun.artifact)
     
  • operate an airplane (verb.motion)
    fly an airplane solely by relying on instruments (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    fly a plane by using visible landmarks or points of reference (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    fly alone, without a co-pilot or passengers (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    test a plane (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    fly a jet plane (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    fly in or as if in a glider plane (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    glide on the water in a hydroplane (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    ride in a hot-air balloon (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    fly very close to the ground (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    fly by means of a hang glider (verb.motion)
     
  • run away quickly (verb.motion)
    make a rupture in the ranks of the enemy or one's own by quitting or fleeing (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    run away in a stampede (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    run away secretly with one's beloved (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    run away from confinement (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    retreat at full speed (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.social)
    desert (a cause, a country or an army), often in order to join the opposing cause, country, or army (verb.social)
     
  • transport by aeroplane (verb.contact)
    fly people or goods to or from places not accessible by other means (verb.contact)
     
  • travel in an airplane (verb.motion)
    travel on an overnight flight (verb.motion)
     
  • travel through the air; be airborne (verb.motion)
    fly low (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    fly in high wind (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    fly in a flock (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    continue flying (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    fly upwards or high in the sky (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    hang in the air; fly or be suspended above (verb.motion)
     
  • two-winged insects characterized by active flight (noun.animal)
    common fly that frequents human habitations and spreads many diseases (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    bloodsucking African fly; transmits sleeping sickness etc. (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    large usually hairy metallic blue or green fly; lays eggs in carrion or dung or wounds (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    fly whose larvae feed on carrion or the flesh of living animals (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    bristly fly whose larvae live parasitically in caterpillars and other insects; important in control of noxious insects (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    any of various large flies that annoy livestock (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    hairy nectar-eating fly that resembles a bee; larvae are parasitic on larvae of bees and related insects (noun.animal)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    small black European fly introduced into North America; sucks blood from cattle especially at the base of the horn (noun.animal)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • (noun.animal)
    scalelike structure between the base of the wing and the halter of a two-winged fly (noun.animal)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • an opening in a garment that is closed by a zipper or by buttons concealed under a fold of cloth (noun.artifact)
    an article of clothing (noun.artifact)
     
  • flap consisting of a piece of canvas that can be drawn back to provide entrance to a tent (noun.artifact)
    a tent with a fly front (noun.artifact)
     

member meronym (HAS MEMBER relation)

  • two-winged insects characterized by active flight (noun.animal)
    a large order of insects having a single pair of wings and sucking or piercing mouths; includes true flies and mosquitoes and gnats and crane flies (noun.animal)
     

entail (entailment relations of fly)

  • operate an airplane (verb.motion)
    travel through the air; be airborne (verb.motion)
     

cause (cause to relations of fly)

  • cause to fly or float (verb.motion)
    be in motion due to some air or water current (verb.motion)
     

verb group (fly is verb group of ....)

  • (verb.perception)
    display in the air or cause to float (verb.perception)
     
  • decrease rapidly and disappear (verb.change)
    pass away rapidly (verb.motion)
     
  • pass away rapidly (verb.motion)
    decrease rapidly and disappear (verb.change)
     
  • transport by aeroplane (verb.contact)
    operate an airplane (verb.motion)
     
  • travel over (an area of land or sea) in an aircraft (verb.motion)
    travel through the air; be airborne (verb.motion)
     

derivation (.... is derived from fly)

  • (baseball) a hit that flies up in the air (noun.act)
    hit a fly (verb.contact)
     
  • hit a fly (verb.contact)
    (baseball) a hit that flies up in the air (noun.act)
     
  • operate an airplane (verb.motion)
    an instance of traveling by air (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the occupation of a pilot (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the guidance of ships or airplanes from place to place (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the art of operating aircraft (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.group)
    the operation of aircraft to provide transportation (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who operates an aircraft (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who is licensed to operate an aircraft in flight (noun.person)
     
  • run away quickly (verb.motion)
    the act of escaping physically (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who flees from an uncongenial situation (noun.person)
     
  • transport by aeroplane (verb.contact)
    an instance of traveling by air (noun.act)
     
  • travel in an airplane (verb.motion)
    someone who travels by air (noun.person)
     
  • travel through the air; be airborne (verb.motion)
    a movable organ for flying (one of a pair) (noun.animal)
     
  • two-winged insects characterized by active flight (noun.animal)
    travel through the air; be airborne (verb.motion)
     

domain category (fly is domain category of ....)

  • (baseball) a hit that flies up in the air (noun.act)
    a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs (noun.act)
     
  • operate an airplane (verb.motion)
    a vehicle that can fly (noun.artifact)
     
  • travel in an airplane (verb.motion)
    travel via aircraft (noun.act)
     

domain region (fly associated with .... region)

  • (British informal) not to be deceived or hoodwinked (adj.all)
    a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britai more.. (noun.location)
     

domain usage (fly is used in .... domain)

  • (noun.communication)
    a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech (noun.communication)
     
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