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flip side
American English: /ˈflɪp ˌsaɪd/

Translation of flip side in Spanish:


the flip side
  • 1 (Audio)
    la cara B
    Example sentences
    • In stark comparison the flip side is the positively upbeat-ish ‘Barcelona’.
    • This is the flip side of the band's debut, when clubs become crowded with gangsters instead of the young and beautiful.
    • As always my favourite is found grazing idly on the flip side.
  • 2 [colloquial] (of a problem, issue)
    Example sentences
    • Indeed his flaw is really the flip side of his virtue.
    • And anyway isn't all that an indivisible flip side of other more positive aspects of masculinity?
    • On the flip side, indie developers do get recognition from the online gaming community if their title is good.
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