Word of the Day – Aug. 20 – Flyblown

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Adjective: Flyblown   (FLY-blohn)

Definition:

1. a: Not pure: tainted.

1. b: Not bright and new: seedy.

1. c: Trite: hackneyed.

2. Infested with eggs or young larvae of a blowfly.

Sample sentence: Jane’s apartment is a bit flyblown, but it is all she can afford.

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