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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flies(noun)

    (theater) the space over the stage (out of view of the audience) used to store scenery (drop curtains)

Wiktionary

  1. flies(Noun)

    The open area above a stage where scenery and equipment may be hung.

  2. flies(Noun)

    The trouser zip

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flies

    of Fly

Freebase

  1. Flies

    "Flies" is a science fiction short story by Isaac Asimov. It was first published in the June 1953 issue of Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, and later appeared in Asimov's collections Nightfall and Other Stories. The author's original title for the story was "King Lear, IV, i, 36–37", but Anthony Boucher, editor at the time, suggested a different title, which became "Flies".

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flies in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flies in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of flies in a Sentence

  1. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    A man dies when hope flies.

  2. Athena Athena:

    Time flies and so do bullets.

  3. Miguel de Cervantes:

    A closed mouth catches no flies.

  4. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Critics do not determine how high an eagle flies.

  5. Lisa Grossman:

    Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana.

Images & Illustrations of flies

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