New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: flop out · slip out · flick out · fling out · dip out · fit out · flip off · flip on · ship out · slop out
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flip out

1 (v + adv) informal get angry INTRANSITIVEan cloigeann a chailleadhan bloc a chailleadhtéigh ar miretéigh le báiníshe saw the tattoo and flipped out chonaic sí an tatú agus chuaigh sí le báiní 2 (v + adv) informal lose control INTRANSITIVEan cloigeann a chailleadhguaim a chailleadh ort féintéigh as do mheabhair 3 (v + adv) informal be overjoyed INTRANSITIVEríméad a bheith ortsceitimíní a theacht ortI expected them to flip out cheap mé go mbeadh ríméad orthu, cheap mé go mbeadh sceitimíní orthu → see flip

flip

verb
noun
adjective
interjection
phrases
verb
1 (also flip over) verb turn over
TRANSITIVEiompaigh verb  c m utiontaigh verb  c m ucas verb  c m uI flipped the pancakes thiontaigh mé na pancógashe flipped open the folder d'oscail sí an comhad de smeachthe storm flipped the roof off bhain an stoirm an díon den teach, réab an stoirm an díon den teach
INTRANSITIVEiompaigh bunoscionn  c m utiontaigh bunoscionn  c m uthe car flipped d'iompaigh an carr bunoscionn
2 verb throw a coin TRANSITIVEto flip a coin bonn a chaitheamh san aer, bonn a chaitheamh in airde, bonn a chaitheamh
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3 verb press switch etc TRANSITIVEbrúigh verb  c m ubrúigh ar PhrVshe flipped the switch to start the machine bhrúigh sí an lasc chun an meaisín a chur ar obair 4 verb cast, kick etc TRANSITIVEthey flipped their cigarettes onto the floor chaith siad a dtoitíní ar an urlár le smeach dá méarashe flipped the ball over the goalkeeper chuir sí an liathróid de smeach thar an gcúl báire 5 verb change INTRANSITIVEthey flip between languages effortlessly bíonn siad ag dul ó theanga go teanga gan stró, bíonn siad ag athrú ó theanga go teanga gan stróhe flips from depression to elation bíonn sé thíos seal thuas seal 6 verb TV-RAD change channel
TRANSITIVEthey constantly flip stations bíonn siad ag síorathrú na stáisiún, bíonn siad anonn is anall idir na stáisiúin i rith an ama
INTRANSITIVEI flipped to another station d'athraigh mé chuig stáisiún eile
7 verb turn pages
TRANSITIVEhe flipped a few pages d'iompaigh sé roinnt leathanach go sciobtha, thiontaigh sé cúpla leathanach go gasta
INTRANSITIVEshe flipped to the index chuaigh sí caol díreach chuig an innéacs
8 (also flip out) verb informal get angry INTRANSITIVEguaim a chailleadh ort féintéigh le báiníhe flipped chuaigh sé le báiní, bhris an fhoighne air, chaill sé an cloigeann, chaill sé an bloc 9 (also flip out) verb informal lose sense INTRANSITIVEguaim a chailleadh ort féintéigh as do mheabhairhe flipped when his wife left him chuaigh sé as a mheabhair nuair a d'fhág a bhean é, chaill sé a stuaim nuair a d'imigh a bhean uaidh 10 (also flip out) verb informal be overjoyed INTRANSITIVEI flipped when I heard I won tháinig sceitimíní orm nuair a chuala mé gur bhuaigh mé, tháinig gliondar orm nuair a chuala mé gur bhain mé 11 verb (US) resell shares etc TRANSITIVEflipeáil
noun
12 noun throw of a coincaitheamh masc1  c m u 13 noun cartwheelhe did a flip rinne sé léim thar a chorp san aer 14 noun switching on or offcasadh masc1  c m uwith a flip of a switch le casadh den lasc 15 noun glancespléachadh masc1  c m usracfhéachaint fem  c m uhe had a quick flip through the magazine thug sé sracfhéachaint sciobtha tríd an iris
adjective
16 adjective informal flippantsotalach adj1  c m usoibealta adj3  c m uhe gave him a flip answer thug sé freagra sotalach air
interjection
17 interjection informal, euphemistic damna dhiabhaildamnú  c m uflip, he missed the penalty! damnú, chuir sé an cic pionóis amú!
phrases

to flip sb the bird

(also

to flip the bird to sb

, to flip the bird at sb

) (especially US), informalan mhéar a thabhairt do dhuine

to flip your lid

(also

to flip your wig

, to flip your top

(especially US) 1 informal go mentalan cloigeann a chailleadhan bloc a chailleadhdul as do mheabhairpléascadhI needed to get that off my chest or I'd just flip my lid bhí orm an racht sin a ligean nó phléascfainn ar fad 2 informal lose controlan cloigeann a chailleadhguaim a chailleadh ort féindul as do mheabhairhave you totally flipped your lid? an bhfuil tú glan as do mheabhair?, an bhfuil tú imithe as do mheabhair ar fad?, an bhfuil tú ar shiúl sa chloigeann ar fad?