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We found 29 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word fly-by-night:
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General dictionaries General (25 matching dictionaries)
  1. fly-by-night: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. fly-by-night: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. fly-by-night: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. fly-by-night, fly-by-night: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. fly-by-night: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. fly-by-night: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. fly-by-night: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. fly-by-night: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. fly-by-night: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. fly-by-night: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. fly-by-night: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. fly-by-night: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. fly-by-night: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. fly-by-night: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. fly-by-night: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. fly-by-night: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  17. fly-by-night: Rhymezone [home, info]
  18. Fly-by-night: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  19. fly-by-night: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  20. fly-by-night: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  21. fly-by-night: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  22. fly-by-night: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  23. fly-by-night: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Fly-by-Night: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. fly-by-night: Travel Industry Dictionary [home, info]
  3. fly-by-night: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. fly-by-night: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (fly-by-night)

noun:  a debtor who flees to avoid paying
adjective:  of an impermanent nature ("The symphony is no fly-by-night venture")
adjective:  of businesses and businessmen ("A fly-by-night operation")

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