flip out

verb, slang

Synonyms and Antonyms of flip out

  1. 1 to yield to mental or emotional stress a movie about a submarine captain who flips out when there's an emergency, leaving the crew to deal with it on their own Synonyms break down, break up, crack (out) [slang], freak (out), melt down, wig (out) [slang]Related Words choke

  2. 2 to become very angry when my wife saw that I had broken her great-grandmother's vase, she absolutely flipped out Synonyms flare (up), blow up (out) [slang]Related Words anger, fulminate, rage, rant, rave, snap, snarl, sputter, storm, tee off, vent, vituperate; bristle, burn, foam, fume, glare, glower, seethe, sizzle, smolder (or smoulder), steam, warm; burst, explode, flare (out), flash, inflame (also enflame), maddenNear Antonyms chill out [slang], cool (off or down), relax; hush, quiet (down)Antonyms calm (down), simmer down

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to criticize severely

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