English dictionary definition of:



  • (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team
  • an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return
  • a dive in which the diver somersaults before entering the water
  • the act of flipping a coin
  • a sudden, quick movement
  • hot or cold alcoholic mixed drink containing a beaten egg


  • reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)
  • go mad, go crazy
  • react in an excited, delighted, or surprised way
  • turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse
  • move with a flick or light motion
  • cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation
  • throw or toss with a light motion
  • lightly throw to see which side comes up
  • cause to move with a flick
  • toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in the air
  • look through a book or other written material


  • marked by casual disrespect

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View spelling list Starter Course: Unit 5: Section 5 and learn about the word flip in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit Starter course: Initial consonant blends.

Scrabble score for flip

Scrabble score = 9

generated at 11:15:04 on 19-09-19

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