To flip is defined as to turn from one side to the other or to lightly toss.(verb)
An example of to flip is to turn a pancake over to cook the other side.
The definition of a flip is a quick change over or a somersault.(noun)
An example of a flip is changing from being a staunch atheist to a devout Catholic in an instant.
See flip in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: prob. < flip
See flip in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb flipped flipped, flip·ping, flips verb, transitive
Origin: Perhaps imitative.
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