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Synonyms for flippant
ˈflɪp əntflip·pant

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Wiktionary

  1. flippantadjective

    Antonyms:
    serious

  2. flippantadjective

    Antonyms:
    serious

  3. flippantadjective

    Antonyms:
    serious

  4. flippantadjective

    Antonyms:
    serious

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. flippant

    Synonyms:
    pert, forward, superficial, thoughtless, saucy, malapert

    Antonyms:
    flattering, servile, obsequious, accurate, considerate, deferential, complimentary, respectful

Princeton's WordNet

  1. flippant, light-mindedadjective

    showing inappropriate levity

    Synonyms:
    light-minded

    Antonyms:
    serious

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. flippantadjective

    Synonyms:
    voluble, fluent, glib, talkative, nimble of speech, of ready utterance

  2. flippantadjective

    Synonyms:
    pert, impertinent, saucy, malapert, forward, bold, impudent

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. flippantadjective

    Synonyms:
    voluble, glib, fluent, pert, malapert, forward

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "flippant":

    breezy, glib, casual, cavalier

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#4833casual
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How to use flippant in a sentence?

  1. Rick Santorum:

    I wish I had never said that ... It was a flippant comment that should not have come out of my mouth. But the substance of what I said -- which is what I referred to -- I stand by that ... I wish I had not said it in the flippant term that I did. And I know people were offended by it and I wish I hadn't said it.

  2. Mallory Quigley:

    This video is an offense to all women: those who have had an abortion and experienced deep pain and suffering after that choice, those who are conflicted on the issue, and even NARAL’s own constituents who they portray as angry and flippant.

  3. Jeanette Strumpf:

    Oh, our own president saying, the day after the election that the coronavirus would disappear. Well, guess what, Mr. President, my mom died 15 days after your election and it didn't disappear, it didn't go away. It's not going away. It's not a joke. My mom died 16 days after your flippant remarks, and I am devastated.

  4. Pete Seat:

    Politicians have survived plenty of unfortunate statements and events, but Trump is turning his greatest asset into a weakness. Flippant comments eventually catch up with you.

  5. Melissa George:

    The one thing I certainly did n’t know was that nearly five years later, a clearly traumatized Melissa George would plead publicly to Australia for help after a very troubling incident of domestic violence in her French home and those words of hers would still be used against her by so many. Is Australia really so unforgiving that those flippant and somewhat ridiculous remarks will be held against her for years ? I just wanted to say sorry, Melissa George, you don’t deserve it.

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