low flying


low flying
   speeding in a motor vehicle
   As 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. . 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

  • Low-Flying Aircraft and Other Stories — is a collection of short stories by J. G. Ballard published in 1976. It includes:* The Ultimate City * Low Flying Aircraft * The Dead Astronaut * My Dream of Flying to Wake Island * The Life and Death of God * The Greatest Television Show on… …   Wikipedia

  • 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


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