Definition of Flown

1. a. Flushed, inflated.



Definition of Flown

1. Verb. (past participle of fly) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Flown

1. fly [v] - See also: fly

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flown

flowfield
flowfields
flowier
flowiest
flowing
flowing hyperostosis
flowingly
flowingness
flowings
flowk
flowks
flowmeter
flowmeters
flowmetric
flowmetry
flown (current term)
flown the coop
flown the nest
flowrate
flowrates
flowre
flowres
flowret
flowrets
flows
flows of emotion
flowsheet
flowstone
flowstones
flowthrough

Literary usage of Flown

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1. The Poets of Connecticut: With Biographical Sketches by Charles William Everest (1844)
"Twelve years have flown, since last I saw My birth-place, and my home of youth; How oft its scenes would memory draw Her tints, ..."

2. The Collected Poems of Philip Bourke Marston: Comprising "Song-tide," "All by Philip Bourke Marston, Louise Chandler Moulton (1892)
"flown LOVE. So far Love has flown we cannot find him ; All joy is past: We may not follow, ... And where has Love flown, if flown he be ? Can you not say? ..."

3. The Iliad of Homer by Homer, John Graham Cordery (1871)
"... was waxing of her noble might; Yea, had the course some paces further stretch'd, He had flown foremost, clean, beyond demur. ..."

4. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1889)
"Fawcett's sermons are high-flown, but not «lev IR! of matter ; they are written for effect, AHI! may be read with interest, notwithstanding their ..."

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