1. flies

noun. ['ˈflaɪz'] (theater) the space over the stage (out of view of the audience) used to store scenery (drop curtains).

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Example sentences of the word flies


1. Noun, plural
Place the bowl in a location where flies are present and leave it sit for 24 hours.

2. Verb, 3rd person singular present
The fruit flies fall into the trap and you may then dispose of them.

Quotes containing the word flies


1. Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana.
- Anthony G. Oettinger

2. He who loves, flies, runs, and rejoices; he is free and nothing holds him back.
- Henri Matisse

3. Our imagination flies -- we are its shadow on the earth.
- Vladimir Nabokov

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