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The notion that Republican electoral victories require massive political inequality flies in the face of all kinds of common sense.
AMERICA NEEDS A DEMOCRATIC REVOLUTIONMATTHEW YGLESIASSEPTEMBER 17, 2020VOX
It also has a built-in can holder, as well as a large pocket for a phone and a small fly box.
THE GEAR THAT LETS ME ENJOY THE LAST DAYS OF SUMMERGRAHAM AVERILLSEPTEMBER 15, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Eventually, the hatched queen flies off with about half the worker bees to start a new colony.
QUACKS AND TOOTS HELP YOUNG HONEYBEE QUEENS AVOID DEADLY DUELSSHARON OOSTHOEKSEPTEMBER 14, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Rather than figuring it out and building that plane as we fly it, we were in a position so to mold the clay that we have been getting already.
DEEP DIVE: HOW THE SUMMER OF 2020 FORCED BRAND MARKETING TO CHANGE FOR THE BETTERJIM COOPERSEPTEMBER 14, 2020DIGIDAY
The day the derby began, dozens of cases were confirmed, with some isolated in a school building and at least 20 others flown out of town via helicopter.
HOW A SWISS SKI RESORT WAS RAVAGED BY TYPHOID AND SURVIVEDDANIEL MALLOYSEPTEMBER 9, 2020OZY
She flew home to Hawaii and has been sheltering there ever since.
CARISSA MOORE'S 5 FAVORITE SURF TOWNSMEGAN MICHELSONSEPTEMBER 9, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
The Ruby Mountains are a big range—90 miles long, 10 to 13 miles wide, with ten peaks that top out above 10,000 feet—but they fly totally under the radar.
27 EPIC TRIPS TO START PLANNING NOWTHE EDITORSSEPTEMBER 8, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Instead of changing processes because the way things were done was laborious and tedious, agency execs and marketers have had to make decisions on the fly, replan media budgets on a dime and make ads in ridiculously short windows to make an impact.
‘WE HAVE THE CAPABILITY’: HOW THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS HAS ACCELERATED ADVERTISING’S SHIFT TO AGILITYKRISTINA MONLLOSSEPTEMBER 7, 2020DIGIDAY
Multiple lawsuits have flown back and forth against Google for, again, breaking copyright law by showing snippets in its news products, and then for market dominance when publisher traffic plummeted after the search giant removed snippets.
STATE OF PLAY: WHERE THE BATTLE WITH GOOGLE AND FACEBOOK TO PAY FOR NEWS IS HOTTESTLUCINDA SOUTHERNSEPTEMBER 7, 2020DIGIDAY
When the war ended, the country was obviously flying high after its victory over Germany and Japan, but the problem of meat availability remained.
WHY MEAT COULD BE TOP OF MIND FOR VOTERS IN THE UPCOMING ELECTIONJAKEMETHSEPTEMBER 5, 2020FORTUNE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 30, 2021
Choose the synonym for productive
piecemeal

WORDS RELATED TO FLY

  • bulleting
  • buzzing
  • darting
  • flitting
  • flying
  • hissing
  • humming
  • hurrying
  • hurtling
  • racing
  • speeding
  • swishing
  • whirling
  • whirring
  • whisking
  • whooshing
  • zipping
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