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Definition of fly-by-night

fly-by-night

  • adjective. an unreliable organization, especially a business.

    Last edited on Aug 11 2009. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 11 2009.

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Other terms relating to 'by':

Definitions include: See five by five.
Definitions include: acronym for "by the way".
Definitions include: eventually.
Definitions include: general exclamation.
Definitions include: by oneself.
Definitions include: strictly following procedure.
Definitions include: narrowly.
Definitions include: an execution carried out with firearms shot from a moving vehicle.
Definitions include: something disappeared under unknown circumstances.
Definitions include: fine, good, okay.
Definitions include: to have the advantage in a situation.
Definitions include: to be in a very good position in life, business, etc.
Definitions include: To live with the present being the most important; to live a dream or to understand the unchanging world, so to speak.
Definitions include: it is usually defined as "definitely not, no way etc."
Definitions include: saved by last-minute intervention.

Other terms relating to 'fly':

Definitions include: in a straight line.
Definitions include: a person who frequents bars.
Definitions include: to be present in large numbers.
Definitions include: to die with others in a large group, usually within a short span of time.
Definitions include: sneakers.
Definitions include: very good, excellent; "cool"; "awesome".
Definitions include: When the back top of a female's thong is visible above her pants. "Look at that girl at the bar, she's totally flying a kite"
Definitions include: more fly.
Definitions include: to have the zipper on one's trousers unzipped.
Definitions include: to become enraged.
Definitions include: to do something completely by one's self.
Definitions include: a heterosexual with many homosexual friends.
Definitions include: to care.
Definitions include: an angry retort.
Definitions include: to not hide what makes a person a freak or makes a person be perceived as a freak.

Other terms relating to 'night':

Definitions include: an all-night period of awakedness to finish a task.
Definitions include: Friday and Saturday nights, when a disproportionate number of people are unpleasantly drunk in public.
Definitions include: to go home and/or go to bed.
Definitions include: acronym for "girls' night out".
Definitions include: a bachelorette party.
Definitions include: a female prostitute.
Definitions include: completely different.
Definitions include: a police or black helicopter that flies around with spotlight on.
Definitions include: an alcoholic drink before going to bed.
Definitions include: prostitute.
Definitions include: "goodnight."
Definitions include: a person who often stays up late at night, or is more productive at night.
Definitions include: a sexual encounter (which usually but does not always include sexual intercourse) after which one or both parties make no attempt to contact the other person.
Definitions include: See all-nighter.
Definitions include: a general insult.

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