Flown

[flˈə͡ʊn], [flˈə‍ʊn], [f_l_ˈəʊ_n]

Definitions of Flown:

  1.   Pa. p. of FLY. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  2.   Of fly, which see. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  3.   Moved through the air; passed away. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  4.   Past participle of the transitive and intransitive verb fly. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

Quotes for Flown:

  1. Every one knows, that the mind will not be kept from contemplating what it loves in the midst of crowds and business. Hence come those frequent absences, so observable in conversation; for whilst the body is confined to present company, the mind is flown to that which it delights in. – Mary Astell
  2. If you want to go into space first time on a new vehicle that's never been flown you want to go with a pro. – Robert Crippen
  3. The angel of mercy, the child of love, together had flown to the realms above. – Fanny Crosby
  4. I've flown across America, I've scaled fences, I've stood under windows and gone out of my way hundreds of times. I'm a hopeless romantic. There's no hope for me. – Joel Madden
  5. With all the knowledge and skill acquired in thousands of flights in the last ten years, I would hardly think today of making my first flight on a strange machine in a twenty -seven mile wind, even if I knew that the machine had already been flown and was safe. – Orville Wright

Usage examples for Flown:

  1. It had so much more power than anything we had flown before and was a pleasure to fly. ” – The Biography of a Rabbit by Roy Benson, Jr.
  2. The birds had flown and not a soul could tell what had become of them. ” – The Revolution in Tanner's Lane by Mark Rutherford
  3. All these arrangements are being made to make absolutely sure nothing will happen to something very special that is soon to be flown to North Africa. ” – Dave Dawson at Casablanca by Robert Sydney Bowen
  4. “ A bird could scarcely have flown more directly to its object. ” – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  5. “ No birds sang, for they had all flown away for the winter, and there were no flowers. ” – The Little House in the Fairy Wood by Ethel Cook Eliot
  6. Geoffrey Alison was far less frequent in the house these days, not having totally forgotten yet that grip upon his throat, and she would have been very desolate when Hubert was locked in with his work if she could not have flown excitedly to hers. ” – Helena Brett's Career by Desmond Coke
  7. Meanwhile, he had flown down the sand stream and called back quite calmly. ” – A-Birding on a Bronco by Florence A. Merriam
  8. The robin, who had flown to his tree- top, was still as all the rest. ” – The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  9. Major Greig, the chief constable, and a strong body of his men, surrounded the house, but the bird had flown – The Life Story of an Old Rebel by John Denvir
  10. And when we open the casket it has flown – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith

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