turn from a liquid to a solid mass; "his blood curdled"
go bad or sour; "The milk curdled"
go mad, go crazy; "He flipped when he heard that he was being laid off"
marked by casual disrespect; "a flip answer to serious question"; "the student was kept in for impudent behavior"
react in an excited, delighted, or surprised way; "he flipped when he heard that he was accepted into Princeton University"
turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse; "flip over the pork chop"; "turn over the pancakes"
move with a flick or light motion
cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation; "switch on the light"; "throw the lever"
throw or toss with a light motion; "flip me the beachball"; "toss me newspaper"
(sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team; "the pass was fumbled"
lightly throw to see which side comes up; "I don't know what to do--I may as well flip a coin!"
an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return
arouse sympathy or compassion in; "Her fate moved us all"
move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion; "He moved his hand slightly to the right"
change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense; "Move those boxes into the corner, please"; "I'm moving my money to another bank"; "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"
change residence, affiliation, or place of employment; "We moved from Idaho to Nebraska"; "The basketball player moved from one team to another"
dispose of by selling; "The chairman of the company told the salesmen to move the c
make a mess of, destroy or ruin; "I botched the dinner and we had to eat out"; "the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement"
hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of; "What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge"; "foil your opponent"
treat with excessive indulgence; "grandparents often pamper the children"; "Let's not mollycoddle our students!"
the act of stripping and taking by force
the act of spoiling something by causing damage to it; "her spoiling my dress was deliberate"
(usually plural) valuables taken by violence (especially in war); "to the victor belong the spoils of the enemy"
alter from the original
become unfit for consumption or use; "the meat must be eaten before it spoils"
make imperfect; "nothing marred her beauty"
destroy and strip of its possession; "The soldiers raped the beautiful country" <
turn on a pivot
turned, rotated, pirouetted
a coupling (as in a chain) that has one end that turns on a headed pin
an interpretation of a text or action; "they put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct"
do the twist
a jerky pulling movement
an unforeseen development; "events suddenly took an awkward turn"
a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself
a circular segment of a curve; "a bend in the road"; "a crook in the path"
a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight
a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments; "the wrench to his knee occurred as he fell"; "he was sidelined with a hamstring pull"
form into twists; "Twist the strips of dough"
practice sophistry; change the meaning of or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive; "Don't twist my words"
the act of rotating rapidly; "he gave the crank a spin"; "it broke off after much twisting"
turn in the opposite direction; "twist one's head"
shift to a clockwise direction; "the wind veered"
turn sharply; change direction abruptly; "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right"