Meaning of fly at in English:

fly at

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phrasal verb

  • 1fly at someoneAttack someone verbally or physically.

    • ‘Robbie flew at him, fists clenched’
    attack, assault, make an assault on, launch an attack on, pounce on, set upon, launch oneself at, weigh into, let fly at, turn on, round on, lash out at, hit out at, strike out at, beset, belabour, fall on, accost, mug, charge, rush, storm
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    1. 1.1fly at something(of a hawk) pursue and attack prey.