Definition of flick:
- A flitch; as, a flick of bacon.
- A light quick stroke or blow, esp. with something pliant; a flirt; also, the sound made by such a blow.
- To throw, snap, or toss with a jerk; to flirt; as, to flick a whiplash.
- To whip lightly or with a quick jerk; to flap; as, to flick a horse; to flick the dirt from boots.
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- "Jim Davis", John Masefield.
- "Sisters Three", Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey.
Their brown, slipperless feet were caked with sticky mud, and directly they found themselves under shelter in a dry place they dropped the robes they had been holding up, and, bending down, began to flick it off on to the floor with their delicate fingers.- "The Garden Of Allah", Robert Hichens.