follow Dictionary.com

Dictionary.com's Word of the Year is...

horse fly

noun
1.
any bloodsucking, usually large fly of the family Tabanidae, especially of the genus Tabanus, a serious pest of horses, cattle, etc.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English horsfleeye
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for horse

8
7
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with horse-fly