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flick

verb [I/T]  /flɪk/ us  

flick verb [I/T] (MOVE)

to make a short, sudden movement that causes something to move: [T] Brina flicked her hair over her shoulder. [M] He flicked the light switch on/off. [I always + adv/prep] She flicked through the pages of a magazine (= turned them quickly).

flick

noun [C]  /flɪk/ us  

flick noun [C] (MOVIE)

infml a movie: Do you want to go to a flick tonight?
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