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English definition of “fly around”

fly around

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