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English definition of “flick”

flick

verb
 
 
/flɪk/
flick sth into/off/over, etc to move something somewhere suddenly and quickly through the air, usually with your fingers: He quickly flicked the crumbs off the table.Throwing
flick down/out/towards, etc to make a sudden, quick movement somewhere: His eyes flicked between her and the door.Making short, sudden movements
flick a switch to move a switch in order to make electrical equipment start or stop workingElectrical switches and connections
(Definition of flick verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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