flippy

adjective
flip·​py | \ ˈfli-pē How to pronounce flippy (audio) \

Definition of flippy

: loose and flaring at the bottom a flippy skirt

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For shorter hair, there’s Maya’s bowl cut, which eventually transitioned into a flippy bob, and for longer hair there’s Anna’s straight, piece-y style. Lauren Hubbard, Harper's BAZAAR, "18 Easy Halloween Costumes That Are All About The Hairstyle," 11 Sep. 2019 Her earliest shows were filled with body-hugging sheaths and flippy midis that promised to imbue their wearers with a sense of Beckham’s own polish. Steff Yotka, Vogue, "“Each One of These Means Something Very Special to Me”—Victoria Beckham Marks 10 Years With a Capsule of Her Best Dresses," 25 Mar. 2019 Anthem’s suit collection Anthem continues to look quite a bit like Warframe, this week showing off its own lineup of flippy ninja and larger (more boring) robots. Hayden Dingman, PCWorld, "This week in games: Red Dead Redemption 2 PC release hints, No Man's Sky heads under the sea," 2 Nov. 2018 The oversize shape looks great with a flippy skirt (again, NOT pants) and booties. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "5 Comfy-Cute Thanksgiving Outfits That Will Accommodate Your Food Baby," 21 Nov. 2017 The oversize shape looks great with a flippy skirt (again, NOT pants) and booties. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "5 Comfy-Cute Thanksgiving Outfits That Will Accommodate Your Food Baby," 21 Nov. 2017 The oversize shape looks great with a flippy skirt (again, NOT pants) and booties. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "5 Comfy-Cute Thanksgiving Outfits That Will Accommodate Your Food Baby," 21 Nov. 2017 Take flippy cup for example: Each contestant will have 20 seconds to flip 10 cups. Amy Haneline, Indianapolis Star, "New Indianapolis craft beer festival includes 'Beer Olympics' with beer pong and flippy cup," 16 Apr. 2018 The oversize shape looks great with a flippy skirt (again, NOT pants) and booties. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "5 Comfy-Cute Thanksgiving Outfits That Will Accommodate Your Food Baby," 21 Nov. 2017

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First Known Use of flippy

1964, in the meaning defined above

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