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fly·a·way

 (flī′ə-wā′)
adj.
1. Made or worn loose or draped, as to allow or suggest fluttering in the wind: a flyaway coat.
2.
a. Prepared for immediate flight: a plane in flyaway condition.
b. Designed for air travel: flyaway bags.
3. Given to frivolity; flighty.
n. Sports
1. An aerial gymnastic move performed on the parallel bars, rings, or other apparatus, especially a flying dismount with a somersault.
2. flyaways Strands of hair that stand out unmanageably from the head.

flyaway

(ˈflaɪəˌweɪ)
adj
1. (of hair or clothing) loose and fluttering
2. frivolous or flighty; giddy
n
a person who is frivolous or flighty

fly•a•way

(ˈflaɪ əˌweɪ)

adj.
1. fluttering or streaming in the wind; windblown: flyaway hair.
2. ready for flight: flyaway aircraft.
[1765–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.flyaway - guided by whim and fancy; "flighty young girls"
frivolous - not serious in content or attitude or behavior; "a frivolous novel"; "a frivolous remark"; "a frivolous young woman"
2.flyaway - (of hair or clothing) worn loose; "her flyaway hair"; "a flyaway coat"
loose - not tight; not closely constrained or constricted or constricting; "loose clothing"; "the large shoes were very loose"
Translations

flyaway

[ˈflaɪəweɪ] ADJ
1. [hair] → suelto, lacio
2. (= frivolous) → frívolo
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