flounce out

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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.
See also: flounce, out
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

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.
See also: flounce, out
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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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.
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FROM the moment Humberside's police chief David Westwood flounced out of an interview with Newsnight's Jeremy Paxman he was finished.
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Behaving in a manner that can only be described as hysterical, several women flounced out while others launched attacks against him on the internet.
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But then she announced that "It's important not to be pushed around" - and embarked on a series of projects, from all of which she either flounced out or behaved so badly that they had to sack her.
Seconds after turning up at the Gharani Strok catwalk show, camera-shy Christina flounced out when photographers had the gall to, erm, take her photo.
And Alison has already flounced out once following a tearful confrontation with Kev!
He took a look at the place, decided it wasn't "skanky enough" and flounced out. He was persuaded back and went on to prove he was oh-so-rock-and-roll by covering a fellow Grunt with beer and ignoring no-smoking signs.