- a child's rocker having a seat supported between two boards cut and painted to resemble animals.
Origin of shoofly
Related Words for shooflysleuth, reporter, agent, spy, informer, prosecutor, fink, eye, snoop, tail, scout, bull, shadow, analyst, cop, eavesdropper, constable, gumshoe, dick, fed
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Historical Examples of 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.