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synonyms for flip-flop

  • U-turn
  • about-face
  • reversal
  • turnabout
  • change
  • changeover
  • switch
  • turnaround
  • change of course
  • change of heart
  • switchover
  • turn-around
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How to use flip-flop in a sentence

Nor could they forget the Sunday mornings when his reverence took his dose of egg-flip before church, in order to clear his voice.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
Bud turned his hotcakes with a vicious flop that spattered more batter on the stove.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
Caroline, unable decently to go away, gives her gown a sort of flip on one side, as if to produce a separation.
THE PETTY TROUBLES OF MARRIED LIFE, COMPLETEHONORE DE BALZAC
With a deft twist and flip he tossed the open noose over his prisoner's upheld wrists and jerked it tight.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
Never a flop of tail to indicate gratitude for blandishments, never the faintest symptom of canine appreciation.
IN SEARCH OF THE UNKNOWNROBERT W. CHAMBERS
One of these days Dan will take a flop and land clean over in the Thatcher camp.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
She says to tell you it looks at last like our old eagle bird will have a chance to flop its wings in France.
THE TREASURE TRAILMARAH ELLIS RYAN
Margaret knelt in a soft flop of scented lingerie beside the indignant young thing.
THE BUTTERFLY HOUSEMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
Why I used ter git my young mistesses dresses and put em on and git out in the yard and flounce and flip.
SLAVE NARRATIVES: A FOLK HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATES FROM INTERVIEWS WITH FORMER SLAVESWORK PROJECTS ADMINISTRATION
Up flies his rapier idly—she with a sudden flip tosses it higher still, and with a leap, by Gox!
TALES OF NORTHUMBRIAHOWARD PEASE
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WORDS RELATED TO FLIP-FLOP

  • 180
  • about-face
  • apostasy
  • backpedaling
  • change of mind
  • defection
  • flip-flop
  • reversal
  • turnaround
  • volte-face
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