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flyspeck

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noun fly·speck \ˈflī-ˌspek\

Simple Definition of flyspeck

  • : a very small piece of waste matter from a fly

  • : something that is very small

Full Definition of flyspeck

  1. 1 :  a speck made by fly excrement

  2. 2 :  something small and insignificant

flyspeck transitive verb

Examples of flyspeck

  1. She grew up in a flyspeck of a town.

  2. <surreptitiously removed a flyspeck of dirt from the china>



1723

First Known Use of flyspeck

1723



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