Translation of flip in Spanish:
transitive verb -pp-
- I flipped her a piece of chocolatewe'll flip a coin to decidele tiré un trozo de chocolateto flip one's lid o top [slang]vamos a echarlo a cara o cruz or (Andes) (Venezuela) a cara o sello or (Argentina) a cara o cecavamos a echar un volado (Mexico)Example sentences
- He warmed up for a while, doing little dance moves, occasionally flipping his leg over the fire hydrant, just singing the same damn line.
- He compensated by flipping his wrists, pushing the ball short and right.
- He flipped it open, pushing a button before setting the phone down on the edge of the sink.
intransitive verb -pp-[slang]
- 1.1 (lose self-control)1.2 (rave, be enthusiastic) [dated]ponerse majara (Spain) [slang]Example sentences
- Luke and I look at each other and think it strange that she's clearly flipping out over someone brushing against her bag.
- On the last day but one, after yet another drinking binge and a row, he suddenly flipped and started raving at her in Spanish, which he spoke fluently but she didn't understand.
- You were fine one minute, and suddenly you just flipped out.
- My family absolutely flipped over the seasonings of this yummy casserole.
- He directed it so beautifully that even as an audience member knowing what was going to happen, I was completely flipped out in a great way.
- But, if they liked the first then they positively flipped over this one!
- 1 (blow)golpecito (masculine)Example sentences
- Just when Fletcher thought he had caught a big, fat juicy fish, it would give a flip of the tail and disappear into the murk.
- At one point the hose had me trapped down by the greenhouse until I did a quick flip of the wrist and turned it over so that it was spraying into the grass and I could make my escape.
- Speaking of sensors, Motorola is making a big deal out of its new camera that can be activated through two quick flips of the wrist.
- [colloquial]Example sentences
- From cartoons to sitcoms, the stars are now sassy children who deliver flip one-liners, put down authority figures and revel in a laugh track.
- There is nothing flip or carefree about these individuals.
- He gained wider exposure in the hip, flip Scottish thriller about three flatmates who dispose of a body that stands between them and a suitcase filled with cash.
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