English adjective: flying
|1.||flying moving swiftly|
Played the difficult passage with flying fingers.
|2.||flying hurried and brief|
|Samples||Paid a flying visit.|
Took a flying glance at the book.
A quick inspection.
A fast visit.
English noun: flying
|1.||flying (act) an instance of traveling by air|
|Samples||Flying was still an exciting adventure for him.|
|Broader (hypernym)||air, air travel, aviation|
|Narrower (hyponym)||acrobatics, aerobatics, ballooning, blind flying, blind landing, fly-by, flyover, flypast, glide, gliding, low level flight, maiden flight, overflight, pass, sailing, sailplaning, soaring, solo, sortie, stunt flying, stunting, terrain flight|