vinegar fly

noun

Definition of vinegar fly 

First Known Use of vinegar fly

1901, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vinegar fly

from its breeding in pickles

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about vinegar fly

Share vinegar fly

Statistics for vinegar fly

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for vinegar fly

The first known use of vinegar fly was in 1901

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for vinegar fly

vinegar fly

noun

Medical Definition of vinegar fly 

More from Merriam-Webster on vinegar fly

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about vinegar fly

Comments on vinegar fly

What made you want to look up vinegar fly? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

by force of circumstances

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!