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Synonyms for flip-flop

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. reversal, change of mind, flip-flop, turnabout, turnaround(noun)

    a decision to reverse an earlier decision

    Synonyms:
    reversal, turnabout, turnaround, setback, about-face, change of mind, black eye, reverse, policy change, volte-face, thong, turn around, turnround, turnaround time, blow, transposition, reversion

  2. flip-flop, thong(noun)

    a backless sandal held to the foot by a thong between the big toe and the second toe

    Synonyms:
    reversal, lash, turnaround, turnabout, thong, change of mind

  3. flip-flop(noun)

    an electronic circuit that can assume either of two stable states

    Synonyms:
    reversal, turnaround, turnabout, thong, change of mind

  4. flip-flop(verb)

    a backward somersault

    Synonyms:
    reversal, turnaround, turnabout, thong, change of mind

  5. interchange, tack, switch, alternate, flip, flip-flop(verb)

    reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)

    Synonyms:
    tack together, put together, flip over, swop, transpose, exchange, piece, flip, 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, change over, set up, shift, turn over, jump, swap, replace, assemble, take turns, tag on, interchange

Wiktionary

  1. flip-flop(noun)

    Synonyms:
    jandal, thong

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How to use flip-flop in a sentence?

  1. Tiffani Lee:

    She was walking by herself and she had on one flip flop and one tennis shoe.

  2. Kailey Gray:

    A lot of young people are turned off by politicians because they don't exactly tell the truth all the time and flip flop around the issues, you can just kind of tell when someone isn't sincere, but Bernie's been saying the same thing for decades and he doesn't sway on the issues. He really knows what's right and sticks to what he believes in even if it's not the most popular.

  3. Jeff Weaver:

    This is not a flip flop, this is consistent with the position he held earlier in the campaign.

  4. Jeff Bechdel:

    She will soon have to decide whether she will continue standing with the sitting Democratic president on trade, or whether she will flip flop and join the union activists who are vehemently opposed to this bipartisan deal.

  5. Saul Anuzis:

    I think he can get past it assuming he can write it off as poor articulation of the views, if it is actually viewed as a flip-flop, then it becomes an issue.


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