[ bahr-flahy ]
/ ˈbɑrˌflaɪ /
noun, plural bar·flies. Slang.
a person who frequents barrooms.
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British Dictionary definitions for barfly
/ (ˈbɑːflaɪ) /
noun plural -flies
informal a person who frequents bars
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