flounce

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flounce in

To move into some place or thing in a bouncy or spasmodic manner. That girl flounced in like she owned the place—typical of someone who's underage.
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flounce into (some place)

To move into some place or thing in a bouncy or spasmodic manner. That girl flounced into the bar like she owned the place—typical of someone who's underage.
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flounce out

To move out of some place or thing in a bouncy or spasmodic manner. Jenna's annoyance was evident by how she flounced out.
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flounce out of (some place)

To move out of some place or thing in a bouncy or spasmodic manner. Jenna's annoyance was evident by how she flounced out of the place.
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flounce in (to some place)

to move into a place with exaggerated or jerky motions. A couple of teenagers flounced into the store and started examining the most expensive merchandise. They flounced in and caught the eye of the security guard.
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flounce out (of some place)

to bounce or bound out of some place. She turned up her nose and flounced out of the shop. She flounced out in anger.
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Over a balmy evening, bikinied majorettes waved pompoms; a dance troupe in Real Madrid jerseys and referee uniforms flounced through player moves; and a street artist juggled soccer balls.
Tarango was so enraged at being docked a point for abusing the crowd in his 1998 match against Alexander Mronz that he simply picked up his kit-bag and flounced off court mid-match.
Later, in a flounced red dress, the dancer swirled the Fabric as if it were a flag unfurling, and, in a final feat of dazzling virtuosity, skittered across the stage with the velocity of a bullet train, abruptly stopping before blowing a kiss to the crowd.
It flounced with lace and a discreet veil lent an air of mystery as Uma walked down the aisle.
The miffed 22-year-old flounced out at the Manchester Arena after the crowd started booing him as he told them to stop yelling while he spoke between songs.
For 45 minutes Diamandis, backed by a four-piece band, flounced about the stage delivering her brand of inoffensive pop.
When I refused to lie for her last time, she flounced off to sulk at her friend's for two days.
BLONDE AMBITION: Sienna at Wimbledon and Kate on the catwalk; FUR ENOUGH: The twinned trendsetters go for an ethnically hairy look; SIENNA; Achingly cool in flounced mini and studded belt at Glastonbury; KATE; PICK-ME-UPS: Sienna with dog and Kate with daughter
BASILIO AND KITRI DANCED A PASSIONATE CONTEMPORATY PAS DE DEUX IN THE FOREST WHERE THEY WERE CAPTURED BY A BAND OF GYPSIES, WHOSE SEXY WOMEN UNDULATED THEIR TORSOS AND FLOUNCED THEIR RUFFLED SKIRTS.
MEG AND DENNIS: Divorced; MEG RYAN: Flounced out of the studio when our Eamonn asked for her autograph
That did not stop three casualties crying, while Baroness Warsi was so cross at being removed as party co-chairman, she flounced home to Dewsbury, Yorkshire, an aide claimed.
She said, "I'm gone - out," then flounced off the set before the end of the live show.