noun, plural shoo·flies.
a child's rocker having a seat supported between two boards cut and painted to resemble animals.
Origin of shoofly
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Shoo-fly afflicted the American people for at least two years, and "I don't think" and aber nit quite as long.The American Language
Henry L. Mencken
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