superfly

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the character in the blaxploitation film Super Fly (1972).

NounEdit

superfly (plural superflies)

  1. An ostentatious, self-confident person, especially a black one who is a pusher of drugs.

Etymology 2Edit

super- +‎ fly

NounEdit

superfly (plural superflies)

  1. A fly (insect) with remarkable properties, such as resistance to insecticide.
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