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Dictionary definition for: Flick

1. (n) a light sharp contact (usually with something flexible) "he gave it a flick with his finger" "he felt the flick of a whip"

2. (v) flash intermittently; "The lights flicked on and off"

3. (n) a form of entertainment that enacts a story by a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement; "they went to a movie every Saturday night" "the film was shot on location"

4. (v) look through a book or other written material; "He thumbed through the report" "She leafed through the volume"

5. (v) cause to move with a flick; "he flicked his Bic"

6. (v) throw or toss with a quick motion; "flick a piece of paper across the table" "jerk his head"

7. (v) shine unsteadily; "The candle flickered"

8. (v) twitch or flutter; "the paper flicked"

9. (v) cause to make a snapping sound; "snap your fingers"

10. (v) touch or hit with a light, quick blow; "flicked him with his hand"

11. (v) remove with a flick (of the hand, for example)

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