fly blind
phrasal to fly an airplane solely by instruments

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fly blind — {v. phr.} 1. To fly an airplane by instruments alone. * /In the heavy fog he had to fly blind./ 2. {informal} To do something without understanding what you are doing. * /I m glad the car runs now; I was flying blind when I fixed it./ * /He s… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • fly blind — {v. phr.} 1. To fly an airplane by instruments alone. * /In the heavy fog he had to fly blind./ 2. {informal} To do something without understanding what you are doing. * /I m glad the car runs now; I was flying blind when I fixed it./ * /He s… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • fly\ blind — v. phr. 1. To fly an airplane by instruments alone. In the heavy fog he had to fly blind. 2. informal To do something without understanding what you are doing. I m glad the car runs now; I was flying blind when I fixed it. He s flying blind when… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • fly blind — verb fly an airplane solely by relying on instruments • Topics: ↑air travel, ↑aviation, ↑air • Hypernyms: ↑fly, ↑aviate, ↑pilot • Verb Frames …   Useful english dictionary

  • fly blind — to try to do something new without any help or instructions. We ve never dealt with Eastern Europe before, so we re flying blind. (usually in continuous tenses) …   New idioms dictionary

  • fly blind — idi to pilot an airplane during conditions of poor visibility with only instruments for guidance …   From formal English to slang

  • Fly (Blind Guardian song) — Infobox Single Name = Fly Artist = Blind Guardian from Album = A Twist in the Myth Released = February 24 2006 Recorded = Genre = Power metal Progressive Metal Length = 12:37 Label = Nuclear Blast Producer = Charlie Bauerfeind Reviews = Last… …   Wikipedia

  • blind — [blīnd] adj. [ME & OE: see BLEND] 1. without the power of sight; unable to see; sightless 2. of or for sightless persons 3. not able or willing to notice, understand, or judge 4. done without adequate directions or knowledge [a blind search] 5. h …   English World dictionary

  • fly — fly1 flyable, adj. flyability, n. /fluy/, v., flew or, for 11, 19, flied, flown, flying, n., pl. flies. v.i. 1. to move through the air using wings …   Universalium

  • Fly (disambiguation) — A fly is any species of insect of the order Diptera; to fly is a verb referring to flight, the process of flying. Fly may also refer to:* Fly (clothing), a part of trousers or other garments * Fly (pentop computer), a type of computer built into… …   Wikipedia

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