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flew

[ floo ]
/ flu /
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verb

a simple past tense of fly2.

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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH flew

flew , flu, flue
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British Dictionary definitions for flew (1 of 2)

flew1
/ (fluː) /

verb

the past tense of fly 1

British Dictionary definitions for flew (2 of 2)

flew2
/ (fluː) /

noun

a variant spelling of flue 3
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