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Noun
A thin, flat piece of material made of cloth, paper, metal, etc.
“The bright red suit had a flap of fabric from wrist to ankle that reminded Emily of a bat's wing.”
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An act of flapping something, typically a wing or arm, up and down or from side to side
“The Butterfly Effect derives its name from the chaos theory which suggests that the simple flap of a butterfly's wings has the potential to set off a tornado thousands of miles away.”
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A state of being nervous, anxious or agitated
“She doesn't look to be in a flap about it, but then Kate never flaps, does she?”
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A state of frenzied or excited emotion or activity
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“There was a huge flap about the original iMac lacking a floppy drive.”
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A feeling of worry or anxiety
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A small piece of material attached to an object that provides information about it
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A dispute carried on with heat or anger
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Any projection or division, especially one of a somewhat rounded form
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A sudden burst of intense anger
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On-and-off device
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A portal of entry into a building, room, or vehicle
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Fighting or hostilities between opposing individuals, groups or nations
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A splasher (cover to prevent splashes)
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The expression and exchange of individual ideas through talking with other people
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A warning of danger
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To flutter or wave around
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“With the sound of the bugle, the flag would flap in the wind.”
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To be agitated or panicky (over a given issue)
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“She found that other people tended to flap and fuss over her problems more than she herself did.”
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Fall, move, or hang in a loose and ungainly way
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To feel great fear about something
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To utter words using speech
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Cluck or chuckle
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To emit a sudden, sharp cracking sound
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To discuss, converse, or exchange viewpoints on a particular matter
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To create or form a layer over
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To strike or hit, especially repeatedly
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