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Fly (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Fly

Knowing. Acquainted with another’s meaning or proceeding. The rattling cove is fly; the coachman knows what we are about.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

To Flux * Fly-1

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Flogging Cove
Flogging Stake
To Floor
Flourish
To Flout
Flummery
Flush In the Pocket
Flustered
Flute
To Flux
Fly
Fly-1
Fly-by-night
Fly Slicers
Flyer
Flyers
Fly-flapped
Flying Camps
Flying Giggers
Flying Horse
Flying Pasty