fly open


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Verb1.fly open - come open suddenly; "the doors flew open in the strong gust"
open, open up - become open; "The door opened"
References in classic literature ?
Here fly open unto me all being's words and word-cabinets: here all being wanteth to become words, here all becoming wanteth to learn of me how to talk.
The salons of the beautiful fly open before you, great men will clamour for your friendship, all the sweetest triumphs which love and sport can offer are yours.
SATURDAY FLY OPEN AIR FESTIVAL Booka Shade, Motor City Drum Ensemble, Harri & Domenic and Mr G head the line-up at Edinburgh's Ross Bandstand.
If that happens, it's possible a door could fly open while the cars are being driven.
Nissan is recalling more than 238,000 Altima midsize cars worldwide because a secondary latch can fail and allow the hoods to fly open while the cars are in motion, a report said.
It's down to the rear-hinged back doors, known in the trade as suicide doors for the simple reason that if a door isn't properly closed and the wind really howls, it could fly open.
flanked by the kind of shutters that fly open to life.
In less than four days time the starting gates at Meydan racecourse will fly open for the first race of the 2013 Dubai World Cup Carnival.
Then, before the gates fly open at 6:30 for the public (some of whom will probably promptly fall down), members of the Colonial Figure Skating Club of Acton will show how it's supposed to be done, with a figure skating exhibition at 6.
THE starting stalls are about to fly open at Redcar for the 2012 season.
driving at 100km/h and the bonnet of the car decides to fly open and slam the window," Pietersen tweeted, adding the hashtag "scary".
Driving at 100km/h & the bonnet of the car decides to fly open & slam the window.