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Meaning of “go/send sth/sb flying” in the English Dictionary

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go/send sth/sb flying

informal to ​fall, or to ​cause something or someone to ​fall or ​move through the ​air, ​suddenly and by ​accident: I ​tripped going up the ​stairs and I/my ​books went ​flying.
(Definition of go/send sth/sb flying from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “go/send sth/sb flying”
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)猛然跌倒, (使)飞出去…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)猛然跌倒, (使)飛出去…
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