Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 03/05/16 Gadfly

Gadfly (noun)
gadfly [gad-flahy]


noun, plural gadflies.
1. any of various flies, as a stable fly or warble fly, that bite or annoy domestic animals.
2. a person who persistently annoys or provokes others with criticism, schemes, ideas, demands, requests, etc.


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Origin: 1585-95; gad+ fly

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