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flip

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of flip

  1. making light of something usually regarded as serious or sacred <made some flip comment about the marriage between the old man and the considerably younger woman> Synonyms cute, facetious, flippant, pert, smart, smart-aleck, smart-alecky, smart-ass, smart-assed, smarty-pants, wise, wiseassRelated Words flighty, frivolous; cheeky, cocky, fresh, impertinent, impish, impudent, mischievous, playful, roguish, sassy, saucy, waggish; disrespectful, rude; breezy, casual, glib, inappropriate, thoughtlessNear Antonyms grave, serious, sober, solemn, somber (or sombre)Antonyms earnest, sincere




flip

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of flip

  1. 1 to turn over pages in an idle or cursory manner <flip through this home decorating book to see if there's anything we could use> Synonyms skim, leaf, riffle, thumbRelated Words browse, dip; glance (at), look over, scanNear Antonyms pore (over); study

  2. 2 to change the position of (an object) so that the opposite side or end is showing <flip the coin over> Synonyms reverse, invert, turn overRelated Words transpose; exchange, interchange, shift, switch; overturn, upset




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