follow Dictionary.com

Your favorite word could be our Word of the Day!

dayfly

[dey-flahy] /ˈdeɪˌflaɪ/
noun, plural dayflies.
1.
a mayfly.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; day + fly2
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for dayfly

dayfly

/ˈdeɪˌflaɪ/
noun (pl) -flies
1.
another name for a mayfly
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for dayfly

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for dayfly

16
15
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for dayfly