flies


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flies

 (flīz)
v.
Third person singular present tense of fly1.

flies

The space above the stage where scenery and lighting can hang out of audience view.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flies - (theater) the space over the stage (out of view of the audience) used to store scenery (drop curtains)
dramatic art, dramaturgy, theater, theatre, dramatics - the art of writing and producing plays
space - an area reserved for some particular purpose; "the laboratory's floor space"
Translations

flies

pl (Brit: on trousers) → (Hosen)schlitz m

flies

pl de fly
References in classic literature ?
And the willow-wren summoned everything which flew in the air, not only birds, large and small, but midges, and hornets, bees and flies had to come.
Greedy!" to the bird that flies away with the big crust, you know now that you ought not to do this, for he is very likely taking it to Peter Pan.
Flee, my friend, into thy solitude: I see thee stung all over by the poisonous flies. Flee thither, where a rough, strong breeze bloweth!
Exhausted I see thee, by poisonous flies; bleeding I see thee, and torn at a hundred spots; and thy pride will not even upbraid.
Thy neighbours will always be poisonous flies; what is great in thee--that itself must make them more poisonous, and always more fly-like.
A swarm of hungry blood-sucking flies settled upon him.
She flies, she is joyous, she is just born; she seeks the spring, the open air, liberty: oh, yes!
But I only had a few flies, mainly traditional patterns like Greenwells Glory, Peter Ross, Butcher, Soldier Palmer, and a couple of Iron Blue Dun dry flies.
Your typical lead dumbbell weighted flies, such as Clousers, are always a good pick but sometimes you may want a fly with a different look depending on what it is you're trying to imitate.
Fruit flies belonging to the genus, Bactrocera are among the major pests of fruits worldwide.
AS YOU KNOW, EVERY FARM needs to have a pest control program in place, as flies can be far more than just an annoyance.