flying :

Search Words
You can search or browse for words

flying

f lahy ing

  • n  an instance of traveling by air
    flying was still an exciting adventure for him
  • v  travel through the air; be airborne
  • v  move quickly or suddenly
  • v  operate an airplane
  • v  transport by aeroplane
  • v  cause to fly or float
  • v  be dispersed or disseminated
    Rumors and accusations are flying
  • v  change quickly from one emotional state to another
  • v  pass away rapidly
  • v  travel in an airplane
    she is flying to Cincinnati tonight
    Are we driving or flying?
  • v  display in the air or cause to float
  • v  run away quickly
  • v  travel over (an area of land or sea) in an aircraft
  • v  hit a fly
  • v  decrease rapidly and disappear
  • s  moving swiftly
    fast-flying planes
    played the difficult passage with flying fingers
  • s  hurried and brief
    paid a flying visit
    took a flying glance at the book

  • The annual Flying Day competition from Red Bull challenges people to create human-powered flying machines and launch them from a three-story deck with the hope of achieving flight.
  • Or is it fear of more flying? I promise to get off this topic after today, but in anticipation of a return flight tomorrow that will take off in bad weather, I found myself .
News & Articles

Quotes

  • Bertrand Piccard in Contra Costa Times
    The goal of the project is to have a solar-powered plane flying day and night without fuel,Solar Impluse team co-founder Bertrand Piccard told the AP. "This flight is crucial for the credibility of the project."
  • Nancy Pelosi in AFP
    Working in a bipartisan way, we sent a message to Wall Street. The party is over,said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. "The era of golden parachutes for high flying Wall Street operators is over. No longer will the US taxpayer bail out the...
  • Dana Rohrabacher in Forbes
    The weight of bureaucracy kept these planes from flying, not the heavy winds,Republican US Rep. Dana Rohrabacher told The Associated Press. "When you look at what's happened, it's disgusting, inexcusable foot-dragging that's put tens of...

Bee Dictionary: Search, browse, look at common errors, idioms and more.