Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

horn fly

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. a small bloodsucking fly, Haematobia irritans, that is a pest, especially of cattle.

Origin of horn fly

An Americanism dating back to 1700–10
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
  • About
  • Cookies, Terms, & Privacy
© 2018 Dictionary.com, LLC.