What does on the fly mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. on the fly(adverb)

    on the run or in a hurry

    "she wrote those letters on the fly"


  1. on the fly(Adverb)

    Spontaneously or extemporaneously; done as one goes, or during another activity.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the fly in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the fly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Moments fly, memories remain; and then memories fly, only memoirs remain and finally memoirs disappear, nothing remains!

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    To fly up to the sky and watch the earth is beautiful; to fly down to the earth and watch the sky is even more beautiful!

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Clever man is a chicken; it can fly, but a little. Genius, on the other hand, is a migratory bird; it can fly at high altitudes until He disappears on the horizon!

  4. Naweed Popal:

    We fly for around 20 minutes in the sky and sometimes we fly over people's houses, we are concerned if something happens and we find ourselves with no means of defense.

  5. Jimmy Dickens:

    May the bird of paradise fly up your nose; May an elephant caress you with its toes; May your wife be plagued with runners in her hose; May the bird of paradise fly up your nose.

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