toss/flip a coin

Definition of toss/flip a coin

  1. :  to decide something by throwing a coin up in the air and seeing which side is shown after it lands Let's toss a coin. Heads, we don't go; tails, we do.

Word by Word Definitions

tossplay
  1. :  to throw with a quick, light, or careless motion or with a sudden jerk

    :  to throw up in the air

    :  match

  1. :  an act or instance of tossing: such as

    :  throw, pitch

    :  an abrupt tilting or upward fling

flipplay
  1. :  to toss so as to cause to turn over in the air

    :  toss

    :  to cause to turn and especially to turn over

  1. :  a mixed drink usually consisting of a sweetened spiced liquor with beaten eggs

    :  an act or instance of flipping

    :  the motion used in flipping

  1. :  flippant, impertinent

coinplay
  1. :  corner, cornerstone, quoin

    :  wedge

    :  a usually flat piece of metal issued by governmental authority as money

  1. :  to make (a coin) especially by stamping :  mint

    :  to convert (metal) into coins

    :  create, invent

  1. :  of or relating to coins

    :  operated by coins


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