- low flying
- speeding in a motor vehicleAs distinct from flying low (see fly a flag). The two are not used interchangeably.
How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. R. W. Holder. 2014.
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low-flying — adj flying close to the ground ▪ a low flying aircraft … Dictionary of contemporary English
low-flying — ADJ: ADJ n Low flying aircraft or birds are flying very close to the ground, or lower than normal. There is a complete ban on low flying aircraft … English dictionary
low-flying — adj. Low flying is used with these nouns: ↑aircraft, ↑helicopter, ↑jet … Collocations dictionary
low flying — flying of an aircraft at a low altitude … English contemporary dictionary
low-flying — adjective flying close to the ground … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
low flying — An unwarranted interference with a surface proprietor s rights. 8 Am J2d Avi § 4 … Ballentine's law dictionary
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Low-Flying Aircraft — is a Portuguese film (original Portuguese title is Aparelho Voador a Baixa Altitude ) from Swedish director Solveig Nordlund . Its main actors are Miguel Guilherme and Margarida Marinho . Margarida Marinho was nominated in 2003 for the Golden… … Wikipedia
Be able to eat the crutch out of a low-flying duck — to be very hungry … Dictionary of Australian slang
Can chew the crutch out of a low-flying vulture — be really very hungry … Dictionary of Australian slang