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phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyflip over
he/she/itflips over
present participleflipping over
past tenseflipped over
past participleflipped over

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  1. same as flip1 (sense 1)
    He took the tape and flipped it over in his hand.
See also main entry: flip


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