somersault, somerset, summersault, summerset, somersaulting, flip(noun)
an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return
hot or cold alcoholic mixed drink containing a beaten egg
a sudden, quick movement
"with a flip of the wrist"; "the fish flipped over"
the act of flipping a coin
a dive in which the diver somersaults before entering the water
pass, toss, flip(adj)
(sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team
"the pass was fumbled"
go, passing, notch, somerset, liberty chit, strait, fling, walk, passing play, summersault, crack, laissez passer, somersault, mountain pass, straits, summerset, bye, passing game, passport, base on balls, somersaulting, toss, pass, whirl, qualifying, head, offer
impudent, insolent, snotty-nosed, flip(verb)
marked by casual disrespect
"a flip answer to serious question"; "the student was kept in for impudent behavior"
lightly throw to see which side comes up
"I don't know what to do--I may as well flip a coin!"
throw out, toss out, discard, jactitate, twitch, flick, thresh, toss away, slash, thrash, tack, alternate, dispose, switch, chuck, thresh about, leaf, cast aside, cast away, sky, convulse, riff, thrash about, cast out, thumb, pitch, chuck out, riffle, toss, flip-flop, flip over, turn over, fling, throw away, flip out, throw, interchange, put away
throw, flip, switch(verb)
cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation
"switch on the light"; "throw the lever"
fuddle, confound, twitch, flick, fox, exchange, confuse, swap, bedevil, cast off, thrust, flip-flop, have, shift, change, alternate, make, switch, throw, cast, tack, leaf, pitch, trade, sky, riffle, give, riff, swop, bemuse, hold, befuddle, thumb, shake off, throw off, toss, throw away, change over, flip over, turn over, contrive, drop, bewilder, flip out, hurl, discombobulate, switch over, project, interchange, shed
flick, flip, thumb, riffle, leaf, riff(verb)
look through a book or other written material
"He thumbed through the report"; "She leafed through the volume"
thumb, pitch, throw, twitch, click, toss, flip over, switch, turn over, flick, riff, leaf, tack, alternate, riffle, ripple, interchange, snap, flip-flop, flip out, flicker, hitch, ruffle, finger, jerk, cockle, sky, hitchhike, undulate
toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in the air
cause to move with a flick
"he flicked his Bic"
flip, toss, sky, pitch(verb)
throw or toss with a light motion
"flip me the beachball"; "toss me newspaper"
throw out, toss out, discard, slant, jactitate, twitch, flick, thresh, toss away, lurch, slash, tilt, cant over, deliver, cant, peddle, huckster, thrash, tack, shift, gear, alternate, dispose, switch, chuck, thresh about, leaf, cast aside, cast away, sky, convulse, riff, thrash about, cast out, thumb, pitch, chuck out, riffle, toss, flip-flop, hawk, set up, flip over, turn over, incline, fling, throw away, flip out, slope, throw, vend, interchange, put away, monger
move with a flick or light motion
flip, flip over, turn over(verb)
turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse
"flip over the pork chop"; "turn over the pancakes"
turn, twitch, flick, dig, pass on, debate, reach, tack, roll, alternate, switch, deliberate, throw, leaf, tump over, moot, sky, riffle, give, riff, overturn, bowl over, delve, pass, thumb, tip over, pitch, toss, flip-flop, upset, flip over, turn over, flip out, consider, knock over, interchange, hand, cut into
flip, flip out(verb)
react in an excited, delighted, or surprised way
"he flipped when he heard that he was accepted into Princeton University"
flip, flip out(verb)
go mad, go crazy
"He flipped when he heard that he was being laid off"
interchange, tack, switch, alternate, flip, flip-flop(verb)
reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)
tack together, put together, flip over, swop, transpose, exchange, piece, append, hang on, tack on, twitch, flick, understudy, tack, thumb, change, alternate, switch, counterchange, throw, leaf, pitch, trade, sky, riffle, riff, flip out, switch over, baste, wear round, substitute, toss, flip-flop, change over, set up, shift, turn over, jump, swap, replace, assemble, take turns, tag on, interchange
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How to use flip in a sentence?
Even though there are these alarms that folks have set off about national and economic security, there is a flip side to it, it is a major cost saver and a good value for these procurements for these cities around the country.
Our founder Julie Church back in the 90s discovered an entire beach... was just covered in flip flops, what she saw were not just dead fish that had been trying to eat in their natural habitat, but turtles unable to come up on to land and actually hatch.
I can't believe our state was decided by a coin flip, i want to see it turn blue.
Josipovic is an accomplice in the country's economic hardships, he is just the flip side of the government's devaluated coin.
After voting for the poison pill amendment that stopped immigration reform in its tracks as a senator, and saying she believed the unaccompanied minors 'should be sent back' to their home countries last year, she is now running further to the left on immigration policy than even President Obama's White House believes is legally feasible, hillary Clinton will say anything to get elected and her numerous flip-flops on immigration prove it.
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- ausflippen, umdrehen, wenden, werfenGerman
- dar vueltaSpanish
- voltti, seota, heittää, täyskäännös, pimahtaa, heitto, kääntääFinnish
- andare fuori di testa, giravolta, capovolgere, impazzire, capovoltaItalian
- răsturna, întoarceRomanian
- подбросить, рехнуться, перевернуть, подбрасывание, переворот, метнуть, бросить, сальто, метать, свихнуться, бросать, спятить, подбрасывать, переворачивать, взбеситься, кувырокRussian
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