Flick

Definition of Flick

Pronunciation: flĭk
v. t.1.To whip lightly or with a quick jerk; to flap; as, to flick a horse; to flick the dirt from boots.
[imp. & p. p. Flicked (flĭkt); p. pr. & vb. n. Flicking.]
2.To throw, snap, or toss with a jerk; to flirt; as, to flick a whiplash.
n.1.A flitch; as, a flick of bacon.
1.A light quick stroke or blow, esp. with something pliant; a flirt; also, the sound made by such a blow.
She actually took the whip out of his hand and gave a flick to the pony.
- Mrs. Humphry Ward.
2.A motion picture; as, I went to see a flick on Friday.

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