Flipe

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Flipe flīp To turn inside out, or with the leg part back over the foot, as a stocking in pulling off or for putting on.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n flipe A fold; a lap.
    • n flipe The brim of a hat.
    • n flipe A flake of snow.
    • flipe To fold back; turn up or down, as a sleeve, or a stocking in pulling it off, by turning it inside out.
    • flipe To ruffle back, as the skin.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Flipe flīp to fold back, as a sleeve.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Prob. Scand.; cf. Dan. flip, a flap.

Usage

In literature:

What woman 'ud put up wid you but myself, you shkamin flipe?
"Phelim O'toole's Courtship and Other Stories Traits And Stories Of The Irish Peasantry, The Works of William Carleton, Volume Three" by William Carleton
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