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1 to turn over pages in an idle or cursory manner
  • flip through this home decorating book to see if there's anything we could use

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2 to change the position of (an object) so that the opposite side or end is showing
  • flip the coin over

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Synonyms & Antonyms of flip (Entry 2 of 2)

making light of something usually regarded as serious or sacred
  • made some flip comment about the marriage between the old man and the considerably younger woman

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The first known use of flip was in 1616

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“Flip.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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