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flick

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of flick

  1. to make an irregular series of quick, sudden movements <the horse's tail flicked in restless irritation> Synonyms dance, dart, flit, flicker, flirt, flitter, flutter, zipRelated Words dash, fly, sail, shoot, speed, sprint, zing, zoom; scamper, scud, scurry, scuttle, skip, skitter; meander, ramble, roam, wanderNear Antonyms float, hang, hover




flick

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of flick

  1. a story told by means of a series of continuously projected pictures and a sound track <we could catch a flick together next weekend> Synonyms film, movie, flicker, motion picture, moving picture, pictureRelated Words animated cartoon, cartoon, docudrama, documentary, feature, featurette, short, short subject; silent, talkie; B movie, B picture, cofeature




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