flipping - definition and synonyms

noun
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a word used to desribe the way in which a Member of Parliament switches the house he says is his second home in order to claim maximum expenses paid for by taxpayers. It can be a noun or a verb

    The reports shows he claimed an extra £14,000 by flipping his houses half way through the fiscal year.

    Submitted by Tim Horton from Canada on 12/05/2009