the flicks

plural noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the flicks

British, informal
: a movie theater
  • Let's go to the flicks tonight.

Word by Word Definitions

flick play flicks
  1. : a light sharp jerky stroke or movement

  2. : a sound produced by a flick

  3. : flicker:2

  1. : to move or propel with a light quick movement

  2. : to activate, deactivate, or change by or as if by flicking a switch

  3. : to strike lightly with a quick sharp motion

  1. : movie


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