fly at sb/sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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fly at sb/sth

phrasal verb with fly uk   us   /flaɪ/ verb (flew, flown)
to ​attack another ​person or ​animalsuddenly: He ​flew at his ​brother like a ​crazyperson.
(Definition of fly at sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fly at sb/sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 突然攻击,扑向(人或动物)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 突然攻擊,撲向(人或動物)…
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