Synonyms for (noun) flip

Synonyms: flip, toss, pass

Definition: (sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team

Usage: the pass was fumbled

Similar words: throw

Definition: the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)

Usage: the catcher made a good throw to second base


Synonyms: somersault, somersaulting, somerset, summersault, summerset, flip

Definition: an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return

Similar words: tumble

Definition: an acrobatic feat of rolling or turning end over end


Synonyms: flip

Definition: a dive in which the diver somersaults before entering the water

Similar words: dive, diving

Definition: a headlong plunge into water


Synonyms: toss, flip

Definition: the act of flipping a coin

Similar words: throw

Definition: casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly

Usage: he risked his fortune on a throw of the dice


Synonyms: flip

Definition: a sudden, quick movement

Usage: with a flip of the wrist; the fish flipped over

Similar words: throw

Definition: the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)

Usage: the catcher made a good throw to second base


Synonyms: flip

Definition: hot or cold alcoholic mixed drink containing a beaten egg

Similar words: mixed drink

Definition: made of two or more ingredients

Synonyms for (verb) flip

Synonyms: alternate, switch, tack, interchange, flip, flip-flop

Definition: reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)

Similar words: turn, change by reversal, reverse

Definition: change to the contrary

Usage: The trend was reversed; the tides turned against him; public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern


Synonyms: flip, flip out

Definition: go mad, go crazy

Usage: He flipped when he heard that he was being laid off

Similar words: change

Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night


Synonyms: flip, flip out

Definition: react in an excited, delighted, or surprised way

Usage: he flipped when he heard that he was accepted into Princeton University

Similar words: respond, react

Definition: show a response or a reaction to something


Synonyms: turn over, flip, flip over

Definition: turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse

Usage: flip over the pork chop; turn over the pancakes

Similar words: turn

Definition: change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense

Usage: Turn towards me; The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face; She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs


Synonyms: flip

Definition: move with a flick or light motion

Similar words: impel, propel

Definition: cause to move forward with force

Usage: Steam propels this ship


Synonyms: throw, switch, flip

Definition: cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation

Usage: switch on the light; throw the lever

Similar words: lock, mesh, operate, engage

Definition: keep engaged

Usage: engaged the gears


Synonyms: flip, pitch, sky, toss

Definition: throw or toss with a light motion

Usage: flip me the beachball; toss me newspaper

Similar words: fling

Definition: throw with force or recklessness

Usage: fling the frisbee


Synonyms: flip, toss

Definition: lightly throw to see which side comes up

Usage: I don't know what to do--I may as well flip a coin!

Similar words: turn

Definition: change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense

Usage: Turn towards me; The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face; She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs


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: flip, twitch

Definition: toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in the air

Similar words: move

Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion

Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right


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 for (adjective) flip

Synonyms: impudent, insolent, flip, snotty-nosed

Definition: marked by casual disrespect

Usage: a flip answer to serious question; the student was kept in for impudent behavior

Similar words: disrespectful

Definition: exhibiting lack of respect; rude and discourteous

Usage: remarks disrespectful of the law; disrespectful in the presence of his parents; disrespectful toward his teacher