1. flying squad a mobile group of trained people (police or executives or officials) able to move quickly in the case of emergencies
  2. flying visit a visit that last for only a very short time
  3. two-winged insects insects having usually a single pair of functional wings (anterior pair) with the posterior pair reduced to small knobbed structures and mouth parts adapted for sucking or lapping or piercing
  4. flying school a school for teaching students to fly airplanes
  5. flying cat arboreal nocturnal mammal of southeast Asia and the Philippines resembling a lemur and having a fold of skin on each side from neck to tail that is used for long gliding leaps
  6. flying squirrel nocturnal phalangers that move with gliding leaps using parachute-like folds of skin along the sides of the body
  7. filing system a system of classifying into files
  8. flying lizard any of several small tropical Asian lizards capable of gliding by spreading winglike membranes on each side of the body
  9. flying fox large bat with a head that resembles the head of a fox
  10. willingness cheerful compliance
  11. flying gecko a gecko that has membranous expansions along the sides of its body and limbs and tail that enable it to glide short distances
  12. flying buttress a buttress that stands apart from the main structure and connected to it by an arch
  13. frankincense an aromatic gum resin formerly valued for worship
  14. palingenesis emergence during embryonic development of various characters or structures that appeared during the evolutionary history of the strain or species
  15. flying colours complete success
  16. flying colors complete success
  17. flying saucer an flying object whose nature is unknown
  18. lying in wait waiting in concealment; in ambush
  19. flying reptile an extinct reptile of the Jurassic and Cretaceous having a bird-like beak and membranous wings supported by the very long fourth digit of each forelimb
  20. flying carpet (Asian folktale) an imaginary carpet that will fly people anywhere they wish to go

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