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The Clue

End of a fly? ... or the start of one? (4 letter answer)

The Answer




The answer SWAT is seen frequently, appearing about once every 120 puzzles.

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SWAT as a noun:

1. a sharp blow

SWAT as a verb:

1. hit swiftly with a violent blow; "Swat flies"