fly by

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

fly by (third-person singular simple present flies by, present participle flying by, simple past flew by, past participle flown by)

  1. Used other than figuratively or idiomatically: see fly,‎ by.
  2. (idiomatic) To pass or go past quickly, often without much interaction
    I like to sit and watch the world fly by.   The rest of the day flew by quickly.

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