kite flying

kiteflying

[kahyt-flahy-ing]
noun
1.
an act or instance of flying a kite.
2.
the sport or hobby of flying, kites.
Also called kiting.


Origin:
1795–1805; kite1 + flying

kiteflier, kiteflyer, noun
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kite flying
 
n
commerce Also called: kiting the practice of drawing cheques on deposits which are already committed, assuming that the delay in clearing the cheque will allow time to replenish the account

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