give (someone) the bird

idiom

Definition of give (someone) the bird 

informal

1 or flip (someone) the bird, US : to make an offensive gesture at someone by pointing the middle finger upward while keeping the other fingers folded down He flipped them the bird.

2 British : to loudly shout at, laugh at, or boo someone (such as a performer) in order to show disapproval The audience gave him the bird.

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