fly front


: a concealed closing on the front of a coat, skirt, shirt, dress, or pants
fly-front adjective

Examples of fly front in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Wolf & Badger Izzy Crinkle Linen Shirt $79 The Izzy Crinkle Linen shirt from Wolf & Badger is a fun spin on Olsen’s look, featuring a fly front and cap sleeves. L.a. Hubilla, Peoplemag, 1 Aug. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

1843, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of fly front was in 1843

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Cite this Entry

“Fly front.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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