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I'd love to be a fly on the wall when they find out.
The only fly in the ointment is that we can't use my house for the party.
We grabbed some lunch on the fly.
Terry may look tough, but he wouldn't hurt a fly.
This is the British English definition of fly. View American English definition of fly.