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let fly

phrase

Synonyms of let fly

to send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
  • The pitcher let fly one of his famous fastballs.

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“Let fly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/let%20fly. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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