What is Flip?

Flip definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object), flipped, flipA.ping.
to toss or put in motion with a sudden impulse, as with a snap of a finger and thumb, especially so as to cause to turn over in the air: to flip a coin.
to move (something) suddenly or jerkily.

to turn over, especially with a short rapid gesture: to flip pancakes with a spatula.
Slang. to make (someone) insane, irrational, angry, or highly excited (usually followed by out).
Finance. to resell, especially quickly, or to refinance, as a mortgage loan.

verb (used without object), flipped, flipA.ping.
to make a flicking movement; strike at something smartly or sharply; snap.
to move oneself with or as if with flippers: The seals flipped along the beach.

to move with a jerk or jerks.
to turn over or perform a somersault in the air.
Slang. to react to something in an excited, astonished, or delighted manner: He really flipped over his new girlfriend. to become insane, irrational, angry, or highly excited (often followed by out).

an instance of flipping; a smart tap or strike.
a sudden jerk.

a somersault, especially one performed in the air: a back flip off the diving board.
Cards. a variety of seven-card stud in which each player receives the first four cards facedown and selects two of them to expose before receiving the next card.
Slang. flip side.


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