Definition of Flip out

1. Verb. React in an excited, delighted, or surprised way. "He flipped when he heard that he was accepted into Princeton University"

Exact synonyms: Flip
Generic synonyms: React, Respond



2. Verb. Go mad, go crazy. "He flipped when he heard that he was being laid off"
Exact synonyms: Flip
Generic synonyms: Change

Definition of Flip out

1. Verb. To become angry about something. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Flip Out

flip-flopping
flip-flops
flip-in
flip-ins
flip-over disease
flip-screen
flip a bitch
flip angle
flip burgers
flip chart
flip flop
flip flops
flip off
flip one's lid
flip one's wig
flip out (current term)
flip over
flip side
flip sides
flip the bird
flipbook
flipbooks
flipchart
flipcharts
flipflop
flipflopped
flipflopping
flipflops
flipness
flippancies

Literary usage of Flip out

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Screamfree Parenting: Raising Your Kids by Keeping Your Cool by Hal Edward Runkel (2005)
"More often than not, for most of us, the flip-out is inevitable, even after the give-in. “STOP IT RIGHT NOW!” “WHY CAN'T YOU TWO JUST BE QUIET? ..."

2. The History and Art of Printing by Philip Luckombe (1771)
"... the farther Cheek, if by chance it flip out of the Prefs-man's hand. ... the Spring of the Bar, when it flip-out of the Prefs man's hand. ..."

3. The Printer's Grammar: Containing a Concise History of the Origin of by John Smith (1787)
"... the farther Cheek, if by chance it flip out of the ... the Spring of the Bar, when it may flip out of the ..."

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