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Flight feathers
Flight feathers (Zo["o]l.), the wing feathers of a bird, including the quills, coverts, and bastard wing. See Bird. To put to flight, To turn to flight, to compel to run away; to force to flee; to rout. Syn: Pair; set. See Pair.
Flighted
Flighted Flight"ed, a. 1. Taking flight; flying; -- used in composition. ``Drowsy-flighted steeds.' --Milton. 2. (Her.) Feathered; -- said of arrows.
Flighter
Flighter Flight"er, n. (Brewing) A horizontal vane revolving over the surface of wort in a cooler, to produce a circular current in the liquor. --Knight.
Flightily
Flightily Flight"i*ly, adv. In a flighty manner.
Flightiness
Flightiness Flight"i*ness, n. The state or quality of being flighty. The flightness of her temper. --Hawthorne. Syn: Levity; giddiness; volatility; lightness; wildness; eccentricity. See Levity.
Passive flight
Passive flight Passive flight Flight, such as gliding and soaring, accomplished without the use of motive power.
snowflight
Snowbird Snow"bird, n. (Zo["o]l.) (a) An arctic finch (Plectrophenax, or Plectrophanes, nivalis) common, in winter, both in Europe and the United States, and often appearing in large flocks during snowstorms. It is partially white, but variously marked with chestnut and brown. Called also snow bunting, snowflake, snowfleck, and snowflight. (b) Any finch of the genus Junco which appears in flocks in winter time, especially J. hyemalis in the Eastern United States; -- called also blue snowbird. See Junco. (c) The fieldfare. [Prov. Eng.]
To put to flight
Flight feathers (Zo["o]l.), the wing feathers of a bird, including the quills, coverts, and bastard wing. See Bird. To put to flight, To turn to flight, to compel to run away; to force to flee; to rout. Syn: Pair; set. See Pair.
To turn to flight
Flight feathers (Zo["o]l.), the wing feathers of a bird, including the quills, coverts, and bastard wing. See Bird. To put to flight, To turn to flight, to compel to run away; to force to flee; to rout. Syn: Pair; set. See Pair.
To wing a flight
To wing a flight, to exert the power of flying; to fly.

Meaning of Flight from wikipedia

- Flight or flying is the process by which an object moves through a space without contacting any planetary surface, either within an atmosphere (i.e. air...
- Flight International is a monthly magazine focused on aerospace. Published in the United Kingdom and founded in 1909 as "A Journal devoted to the Interests...
- Bird flight is the primary mode of locomotion used by most bird species in which birds take off and fly. Flight ****ists birds with feeding, breeding, avoiding...
- Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (also known as MH370 or MAS370) was a scheduled international p****enger flight operated by Malaysia Airlines that disappeared...
- Flight is a 2012 American drama film directed by Robert Zemeckis, written by John Gatins and produced by Walter F. Parkes, Laurie MacDonald, Steve Starkey...
- British Airways Flight 149 was a flight from London Heathrow Airport to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport, then the international airport for Kuala Lumpur...
- American Airlines Flight 11 was a domestic p****enger flight that was hijacked by five al-Qaeda terrorists on September 11, 2001, as part of the September 11...
- United Airlines Flight 93 was a domestic scheduled p****enger flight that was hijacked by four al-Qaeda terrorists on board as part of the September 11...
- The Flight Attendant is an American black comedy mystery thriller streaming television series developed by Steve Yockey based on the 2018 novel of the...
- On January 15, 2009, US Airways Flight 1549, an Airbus A320 on a flight from New York City's LaGuardia Airport to Charlotte, North Carolina, struck a...