Definition of “fly around” - English Dictionary

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“fly around” in British English

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fly around

also fly about UK informal
phrasal verb with fly uk /flaɪ/ us /flaɪ/ verb flew, flown

If ideas, remarks, or accusations are flying about/around, they are passed quickly from one person to another and cause excitement:

All kinds of rumours are flying around about the school closing.

(Definition of “fly around” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)