flyspeck


fly·speck

noun \ˈflī-ˌspek\

: a very small piece of waste matter from a fly

: something that is very small

Full Definition of FLYSPECK

1
:  a speck made by fly excrement
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>

First Known Use of FLYSPECK

1723

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