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flip

1. verb To purchase and then repair and/or remodel a house for sale, ideally in a short period of time with the goal of maximizing one's profit on the sale. A: "Beige is so boring. Can't we use a bolder color?" B: "No. We're only flipping this house, and neutral colors will appeal to most prospective buyers."
2. noun A house that is being or has been flipped. A: "Beige is so boring. Can't we use a bolder color?" B: "No. This house is a flip, and neutral colors will appeal to most prospective buyers." Look at the cheap cabinets and flooring they used in the kitchen. This place was definitely a flip.

flip

in. to go crazy. Wow, I’ve got so much to do, I may just flip.

flip

verb
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Most eight-cavity molds would require two flipper sections, one each at the two junctions of the primary and secondary runners.
Calculating the flippers' efficiencies, the team found that the bottle nose dolphin's triangular flippers are the most efficient while the harbour porpoise and Atlantic white-sided dolphin's fins were the least efficient.
When the wind blows slowly, the turbine blades can stall, much like a whale flipper or an airplane wing.
A 10-year project has found that metal identification bands that researchers attach to penguin flippers can cause long-term harm to the birds and possibly to research results, too.
Flipper Dippers have proven a success with Children in the UK, which is highlighted on pack with the 'taste tested and approved by children' accreditation.
Dancing highlights include robbing banks for The Clash's Bankrobber and Ruby Flipper improvising a forward-roll routine in front of some TVs for David Bowie's TVC 15.
For the last couple of years I thought 'I want to get this flipper back' and at the moment the shoulder is feeling really strong and I am fit.
And she said the somewhat bedraggled Flipper, who has a 7ft wing spanwas glad to be back home.
Very often, the flipper does not add any new value to the property other some creative variations of income and expenses, or advertising to enhance the property's most attractive features.
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Lee's next release, Jungle Fever (1991), centers on an adulterous relationship between Flipper Purify, a black architect, and Angela Tucci, his white secretary, and continues the filmmaker's exploration of themes that emerge in his earlier work.
Abstract: The improved bead structure (30) has a flipper (50) having an axially inner leg and axially outer leg.
Her front right flipper is missing and along that side she has quite a few tooth marks dotted around her shell.
Veljacic hooks a metal tag into the turtle's right front flipper, which will help biologists study the population.
A swimmer yesterday told of his new national underwater distance record which he achieved thanks to a single giant flipper which makes him move like a dolphin.