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Verb
Make or cause to make a sudden quick movement
“If the labyrinth is working normally, the eyes will flick rapidly from side to side.”
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To make an irregular series of quick, sudden movements
“The horse's tail flicked in restless irritation.”
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Light touch
“She flicked a speck of fluff from her sleeve.”
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To move with a short sudden movement, often repeatedly
“Do not flick your cigarette ash in someone's eye.”
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To throw or toss quickly
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Play over with fire
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To turn over pages in an idle or cursory manner
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To quickly remove or take away
Noun
A sudden quick movement
“With a quick flick of her head, her hair re-arranged itself.”
Noun
A story told by means of a series of continuously projected pictures and a sound track
“We could catch a flick together next weekend.”
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A short, quick movement, especially a brush, sweep, or flip
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Forehand
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Ice hockey maneuver
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A rapid turning about on an axis or central point
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An obscene gesture made by sticking up the middle finger of a hand
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An general act of touching someone or something
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A quick, often unpleasant, tug or shake
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A mark (✓) used to indicate that an item in a list or text is correct or has been chosen, checked, or dealt with
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