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Topic: Phrasal Verb

Today's word/phrase is: fly around

fly around/about (swh): if statements [esp. rumours, accusations] fly about, they are made a lot in a way which makes people excited

Nobody knew where George had gone, but there were all sorts of rumours flying around. [usually in continuous tenses]

There's a ridiculous story about Jane having a drinking problem flying about the office.

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