Definition of Flyblows

1. Noun. (plural of flyblow) ¹



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Definition of Flyblows

1. flyblow [v] - See also: flyblow

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flyblows

flyable
flyaway
flyaways
flyback
flybacks
flyball
flybane
flybanes
flybelt
flybelts
flyblew
flyblow
flyblowing
flyblown
flyblows (current term)
flyboarding
flyboat
flyboats
flybook
flybooks
flyboy
flyboys
flybridge
flybridges
flyby
flybys
flycatcher
flycatchers
flycatching

Literary usage of Flyblows

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1. The Correspondence of John Ray: Consisting of Selections from the by John Ray, Edwin Lankester (1848)
"A third, to try whether insects will be bred in a beef's bladder so close that no passage be left for any flyblows. And because flies may be said to have ..."

2. The Spirit of the Age; Or, Contemporary Portraits edited by William Carew Hazlitt (1886)
"... flyblows an author's style, and picks out detached words and phrases for cynical reprobation, simply because he feels himself at home, or takes a pride ..."

3. Curiosities of Natural History by Francis Trevelyan Buckland (1883)
"No vermin is more easily trapped than the cat; in summer, when rabbit-paunches will not last, but get full of flyblows, a little valerian root will serve ..."

4. Labrador by William Brooks Cabot (1920)
"When we came back four or five days later, there were some small flyblows on it, but no harm done. But we had had a very cold storm meanwhile, ..."

5. Cobbett's Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High ...by William Cobbett, David Jardine by William Cobbett, David Jardine (1810)
"There was something like flyblows, but i can't say they «XT« fly-blows. Hanson. My lord, I did not see them. [Then the people laughed.] . ..."

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