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 drug dealer.

Etymology 2Edit

super- +‎ fly

NounEdit

superfly ‎(plural superflies)

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