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flip

 
Adjective flip has 1 sense
  1. impudent, insolent, snotty-nosed, flip - marked by casual disrespect; "a flip answer to serious question"; "the student was kept in for impudent behavior"
    Antonym: respectful (indirect, via disrespectful)
Noun flip has 5 senses
  1. somersault, somersaulting, flip - an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return
    --1 is a kind of tumble
    --1 has particulars: flip-flop
  2. flip - hot or cold alcoholic mixed drink containing a beaten egg
    --2 is a kind of
    mixed drink
  3. flip, toss - the act of flipping a coin
    --3 is a kind of throw
    Derived form: verb flip1
  4. flip - a dive in which the diver somersaults before entering the water
    --4 is a kind of
    dive, diving
  5. pass, toss, flip - (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team; "the pass was fumbled"
    --5 is a kind of throw
    --5 has particulars: centering, snap
    Derived forms: verb flip6, verb flip5, verb flip4
Verb flip has 10 senses
  1. flip, toss - lightly throw to see which side comes up; "I don't know what to do--I may as well flip a coin!"
    --1 is one way to turn
    Derived form: noun flip3
    Sample sentence:
    They flip the coin
  2. throw, flip, switch - cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation; "switch on the light"; "throw the lever"
    --2 is one way to engage, mesh, lock, operate
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. flick, flip, thumb, riffle, leaf, riff - look through a book or other written material; "He thumbed through the report"; "She leafed through the volume"
    --3 is one way to peruse
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s PP
  4. flip, twitch - toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in the air
    --4 is one way to move
    Derived form: noun flip5
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
  5. flip, flick - cause to move with a flick; "he flicked his Bic"
    --5 is one way to throw
    Derived form: noun flip5
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  6. flip, toss, sky, pitch - throw or toss with a light motion; "flip me the beachball"; "toss me newspaper"
    --6 is one way to fling
    Derived form: noun flip5
    Sample sentence:
    The children flip the ball
  7. flip - move with a flick or light motion
    --7 is one way to
    propel, impel
    Derived forms: noun flipper1, noun flipper2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something PP
  8. flip, flip over, turn over - turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse; "flip over the pork chop"; "turn over the pancakes"
    --8 is one way to turn
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  9. flip, flip out - go mad, go crazy; "He flipped when he heard that he was being laid off"
    --9 is one way to change
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  10. interchange, tack, switch, alternate, flip, flip-flop - reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)
    --10 is one way to change by reversal, turn, reverse
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s something
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