There are 2 translations of flip-flop in Spanish:

flip-flop1

Pronunciation: /ˈflɪpflɑːp; ˈflɪpflɒp/

n

  • 1 (noise) chancleteo (m)
  • 2 (in gymnastics) voltereta (f) hacia atrás
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    • Equally renowned was her power on balance beam, where she tumbled a very high back layout to two feet, and dismounted with two flip-flops to a full-twisting double back.
    • Her routine included a full-twisting flip-flop and triple twist dismount.
    • The three-time Olympian fell on her mount (front salto on) and later on a flip-flop.
  • 3 (reversal of policy) (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], giro (m) or viraje (m) de 180 grados to do a flip-flop dar* un giro or viraje de 180 grados
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    • We have seen an incredible flip-flop on the nuclear policy by this Party.
    • Every time he was asked, he was not quite sure, or he did a flip-flop on policy.
    • It was important that they were allowed to slug it out over the so-called flip-flop on that legislation.
  • 4 [Comput] [Electron] flip-flop (m)
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    • I built a flip-flop circuit, flipped the switch, watched the relay click on and remain on.
    • In state 0, when the flip-flop receives an input pulse, it flips to state 1 but does nothing else.
    • When this flip-flop is triggered, it provides an output to the pulse generator to start the experiment in synchrony with the video signal.
  • 5 (BrE) thong 3

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There are 2 translations of flip-flop in Spanish:

flip-flop2

vi (-pp-)

  • 1 (make noise) chancletear
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    • Twenty minutes later, they are flip-flopping on the deck.
    • Almost in a trance, I flip-flopped into the place, paid the fee, took off my clothes, went in and sat on a stool, washed myself ever so carefully, repeated the routine, then slipped into the bath.
    • He's wearing a Northern Arizona baseball cap backward as he flip-flops by in his thongs clutching a Dean Koontz book.
  • 2 (in gymnastics) dar* una voltereta hacia atrás
  • 3 (reverse policy) (AmE) [colloquial/familiar], dar* un viraje de 180 grados
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    • Homeowners, watching the value of their flats tumble, complain that Tung flip-flopped on his housing policy - without telling the public.
    • They pounded the point that he has allegedly flip-flopped on numerous policy issues in his political career.
    • I haven't flip-flopped on anything, I just said I wasn't going to rehash the primary and we're now in a general election and between these two candidates, I think the choice is clear.

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