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Synonyms for flick

Synonyms for (noun) flick

Synonyms: motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, moving-picture show, film, flick, pic, picture, picture show Definition: a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement Usage: they went to a movie every Saturday night; the film was shot on location

Similar words: product, production Definition: an artifact that has been created by someone or some process Usage: they improve their product every year; they export most of their agricultural production

Similar words: show Definition: a social event involving a public performance or entertainment Usage: they wanted to see some of the shows on Broadway

Synonyms: flick Definition: a short stroke

Similar words: stroke Definition: a mark made on a surface by a pen, pencil, or paintbrush Usage: she applied the paint in careful strokes

Synonyms: flick Definition: a light sharp contact (usually with something flexible) Usage: he gave it a flick with his finger; he felt the flick of a whip

Similar words: impinging, striking, contact Definition: the physical coming together of two or more things Usage: contact with the pier scraped paint from the hull

Synonyms for (verb) flick

Synonyms: flick Definition: remove with a flick (of the hand)

Similar words: remove, withdraw, take, take away Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment

Synonyms: flick Definition: touch or hit with a light, quick blow Usage: flicked him with his hand

Similar words: brush Definition: touch lightly and briefly Usage: He brushed the wall lightly

Synonyms: flick, click, snap Definition: cause to make a snapping sound Usage: snap your fingers

Similar words: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: jerk, flick Definition: throw or toss with a quick motion Usage: flick a piece of paper across the table; jerk his head

Similar words: push, force Definition: move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"

Synonyms: flick, riffle, ruffle Definition: twitch or flutter Usage: the paper flicked

Similar words: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: flick, flip Definition: cause to move with a flick Usage: he flicked his Bic

Similar words: throw Definition: propel through the air Usage: throw a frisbee

Synonyms: thumb, leaf, flick, flip, riff, riffle Definition: look through a book or other written material Usage: He thumbed through the report; She leafed through the volume

Similar words: peruse Definition: examine or consider with attention and in detail Usage: Please peruse this report at your leisure

Synonyms: flick, flicker Definition: flash intermittently Usage: The lights flicked on and off

Similar words: flash, wink, winkle, blink, twinkle Definition: gleam or glow intermittently Usage: The lights were flashing

Synonyms: flick, flicker Definition: shine unsteadily Usage: The candle flickered

Similar words: shine, beam Definition: emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light Usage: The sun shone bright that day; The fire beamed on their faces