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English definition of “flick”


verb [I/T] (MOVE)   /flɪk/
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 ).
(Definition of flick verb (MOVE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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