- a child's rocker having a seat supported between two boards cut and painted to resemble animals.
Origin of shoofly
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Examples from the Web for shoofly
Shoofly is a girl, but Mis' Poteet didn't fool us this time.
Then Mis' Poteet she cried the top of Shoofly's head so soaking wet it give her a sneeze, and we all had to laugh.
"I want you to perform a wedding ceremony at the Shoofly Church to-night at seven o'clock," the sheriff announced.
At seven o'clock that evening the Flournoy automobile conveyed the happy pair to the Shoofly Church.