flip

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈflɪp/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/flɪp/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(flip)


Inflections of 'flip' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
flipper
adj comparative
flippest
adj superlative
Inflections of 'flip' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
flips
v 3rd person singular
flipping
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
flipped
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
flipped
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

flip

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. with a flip of [his, the] hand
  2. with a (defiant) flip of her hair
  3. [dismissed, rejected] with a flip of his hand
  4. a flip of the [omelet, tortilla, pan]
  5. give the [omelet] a (quick) flip
  6. decide with the flip of a coin
  7. decided [with, by] a coin flip
  8. and the coin flip is [heads, tails]
  9. the coin flip came up [heads]
  10. my [stomach, heart] did a little flip
  11. celebrated the [goal, touchdown, home run] with a flip
  12. performed a [double, triple, back] flip
  13. was doing (back) flips
  14. nailed the (back) flip
  15. a quick flip through the [paper, magazine, cookbook]
  16. there was quite a flip in their [policies, position, platform]
v
  1. flip a [pancake, burger, steak]
  2. flip [the, a] switch
  3. flip a coin (to decide)
  4. let's flip (a coin) for it
  5. the [car, truck] flipped over
  6. flip [it] [over, upside down, around]
  7. flip the image [horizontally, vertically, 180 degrees]
  8. flip through (the pages of) a [book, magazine, newspaper]
  9. my parents [are going to, will] flip (when they find out)
  10. [he, my parents] flipped out
  11. I've flipped for you
  12. you're going to flip over this
  13. I think you've flipped
  14. you must have flipped
  15. slang, vulgar: flipped him [the finger, the bird, off]
  16. the fish flipped and flopped
n as adj
  1. [write, draw] on a flip chart
  2. the flip side of the [vinyl, LP, record]
  3. the flip side of [his virtue, their optimism]
'flip' also found in these entries:
B - C - D - E - F - N - O - S - T - W - Y - disconnect - finger - g - grill - main - mattress - newsletter - page - pancake - paper - quarter - switch - tail
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