flea-flicker

noun
flea-flick·​er | \ ˈflē-ˌfli-kər How to pronounce flea-flicker (audio) \

Definition of flea-flicker

: any of various offensive plays in football involving a combination of handoffs and forward or lateral passes

First Known Use of flea-flicker

1927, in the meaning defined above

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“Flea-flicker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flea-flicker. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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