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English adjective: fly-by-night

1. fly-by-night (of businesses and businessmen) unscrupulous


SamplesA shady operation.


Synonymsshady


Similaruntrustworthy, untrusty


Antonymstrustworthy, trusty

2. fly-by-night ephemeral


SamplesThe symphony is no fly-by-night venture.


Similarimpermanent, temporary


Antonymslasting, permanent


English noun: fly-by-night

1. fly-by-night (person) a debtor who flees to avoid paying


Broader (hypernym)debitor, debtor









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