The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English
Meaning of “wouldn't hurt a fly” - Learner’s Dictionary
wouldn't hurt a fly
›If you say that someone wouldn't hurt a fly, you mean that they are very gentle and would never do anything to injure or upset anyone: He looksbig and tough but he wouldn't hurt a fly.Tender and gentleKind and thoughtful
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.