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  • n  a persistently annoying person
  • n  any of various large flies that annoy livestock

  • Venezuela's revolutionary gadfly EUROPE The Wages of Slavery People forced to work for the Third Reich will finally get some compensation for their labor.
  • Mikey Weinstein is a very specific kind of gadfly.
  • Buzzing again at His Majesty's Government in the House of Commons last week was that busy Ipswich gadfly Richard Stokes.
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  • Remembering Will D. Campbell
    Every Christian leader needs a gadfly, someone who will cut to the chase and help him or her stay focused on the gospel. For one United Methodist bishop, that was the late Will D. Campbell.
    June 24, 2013 - Duke University

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