Translation of "fly" - English-German dictionary


noun /flai/ (plural flies)

a type of small winged insect.

die Fliege
She swatted a fly away with her hand.

a fish hook made to look like a fly so that a fish will take it in its mouth

die Fliege
Which fly should I use to catch a trout?

(often in plural ) a piece of material with buttons or a zip, especially at the front of trousers.

die Hosenklappe
Your flies are undone.
a fly in the ointment

something that spoils one’s enjoyment.

ein Haar in der Suppe

(Translation of “fly” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)