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According to WordNet, the verb "flip" has 11 sense(s).

201512625 throw or toss with a light motion; "flip me the beachball"; "toss me newspaper".

200717921 react in an excited, delighted, or surprised way; "he flipped when he heard that he was accepted into Princeton University".

201893601 toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in the air.

201241614 move with a flick or light motion.

202153023 look through a book or other written material; "He thumbed through the report"; "She leafed through the volume".

201893079 lightly throw to see which side comes up; "I don't know what to do--I may as well flip a coin!".

201893465 cause to move with a flick; "he flicked his Bic".

200584810 go mad, go crazy; "He flipped when he heard that he was being laid off".

201510173 cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation; "switch on the light"; "throw the lever".

200121678 reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action).

201222958 turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse; "flip over the pork chop"; "turn over the pancakes".

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