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Nhongani - Fly

Nhongani is a Xitsonga word meaning "Fly" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of fly
- Fly adj : (British informal) not to be deceived or hoodwinked n
- Two-winged insects characterized by active flight
- Flap consisting of a piece of canvas that can be drawn back to provide entrance to a tent [syn: {tent-fly}, {rainfly}, {fly sheet}, {tent flap}]
- An opening in a garment that is closed by a zipper or buttons concealed by a fold of cloth [syn: {fly front}]
- (baseball) a hit that flies up in the air [syn: {fly ball}]
- Fisherman's lure consisting of a fishhook decorated to look like an insect v
- Travel through the air; be airborne; "Man cannot fly" [syn: {wing}]
- Move quickly or suddenly; "He flew about the place"
- Fly a plane [syn: {aviate}, {pilot}]
- Transport by aeroplane; "We fly flowers from the Caribbean to North America"
- Cause to fly or float; "fly a kite"
- Be dispersed or disseminated; "Rumors and accusations are flying"
- Change quickly from one emotional state to another; "fly into a rage"
- Pass away rapidly; "Time flies like an arrow"; "Time fleeing beneath him" [syn: {fell}, {vanish}]
- Travel in an airplane; "she is flying to Cincinnati tonight"; "Are we driving or flying?"
- Display in the air or cause to float; "fly a kite"; "All nations fly their flags in front of the U.N."
- Run away quickly; "He threw down his gun and fled" [syn: {flee}, {take flight}]
- Travel over (an area of land or sea) in an aircraft; "Lindbergh was the first to fly the Atlantic"
- Hit a fly
- Decrease rapidly and disappear; "the money vanished in las Vegas"; "all my stock assets have vaporized" [syn: {vanish}, {vaporize}] [also: {flown}, {flew}]
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