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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A backward somersault; An electronic circuit that can assume either of two stable states; A backless sandal held to the foot by a thong between the big toe and the second toe; A decision to reverse an earlier decision.

Usage examples (31)
  • And, for instance, they portray Kerry as flip-flop.
  • He found that flip-flop wearers take shorter steps.
  • She had already lived through one painful flip-flop.
  • R. Armey +/- GOP leader tries flip-flop on term limits. for more
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