transitive verb Etymology: Middle English flayen, from Old English āflēgan, from ā-, perfective prefix + -flēgan to put to flight Date: 13th century Scottish frighten

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  • Fley — 46° 40′ 12″ N 4° 38′ 29″ E / 46.67, 4.64138888889 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fley — French commune nomcommune=Fley insee=71201 cp=71390 région=Bourgogne département=Saône et Loire arrondissement=Chalon sur Saône canton=Buxy longitude=4.64138888889 latitude=46.67 alt moy=285 m alt mini=269 m alt maxi=460 m hectares=852 km²=8,52… …   Wikipedia

  • Fley — Recorded as Flea, Fleay, Fley, Flay, Flye, Flyee, and possibly others, this is an English surname. It was originally a nickname for a small person, or perhaps on occasion and given the robust humour of the medieval period, the complete opposite.… …   Surnames reference

  • fley — fleyedly /flay id lee/, adv. fleyedness, n. /flay/, v., fleyed, fleying. Chiefly Scot. to frighten; terrify. [1175 1225; ME flaien, fleien, OE fligan (in a flygan); c. ON fleygia to cause to fly. Cf. FLY1] * * * …   Universalium

  • fley — verb To frighten The ghoul fleyed the weary traveller …   Wiktionary

  • fley — Cleveland Dialect List to fright or terrify …   English dialects glossary

  • fley — ˈfləi, ˈflā verb (fleyed ; fleyed ; fleying ; fleys) Etymology: Middle English flayen, from Old English āflēgan, āflȳgan, from ā , ar , perfective prefix + flēgan, flȳgan, causative from the root of English flee more at abear, flee …   Useful english dictionary

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