Examples of overfly in a Sentence
The jets overflew the stadium.
Recent Examples of overfly from the Web
The U.S. has also shot down Iranian drones overflying territory occupied by U.S.-trained militia in southern Syria.
Tasnim news quoted the head of IRGC-AF as saying the missiles overflew Iraq and all hit their targets.
They are used by arriving airplanes and by airplanes overflying.
In Gateway National Recreation Area, near New York City, there are discarded syringes and overflying planes.
This pilotless plane was dropped first from a Blackbird and later from beneath the wing of a B-52 to overfly China in the early '70s, observing nuclear testing facilities and troop movements.
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First Known Use of overfly
OVERFLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of overfly for English Language Learners
: to fly over (a place)
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