Flip

Definition of Flip

Pronunciation: flĭpt
n.1.A mixture of beer, spirit, etc., stirred and heated by a hot iron.
Flip dog
an iron used, when heated, to warm flip.
v. t.1.To toss (an object) into the air so as make it turn over one or more times; to fillip; as, to flip up a cent.
[imp. & p. p. Flipped (flĭpt); p. pr. & vb. n. Flipping.]
As when your little ones
Do 'twixt their fingers flip their cherry stones.
- W. Browne.
2.To turn (a flat object) over with a quick motion; as, to flip a card over; to flip a pancake.
3.To cause (a person) to turn against former colleagues, such as to become a witness for the state, in a criminal prosecution in which the person is a defendant.
4.(Finance) To resell (an asset) rapidly to make a quick profit.
v. i.1.To become insane or irrational; - often used with out; as, seeing her mother killed made the girl flip out.
[imp. & p. p. Flipped (flĭpt); p. pr. & vb. n. Flipping.]

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