What is flick?

  • (noun): A light sharp contact (usually with something flexible).
    Example: "He gave it a flick with his finger"; "he felt the flick of a whip"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on flick, flicks:

Rainbow Kick
... The soccer rainbow kick (also called the reverse flick-over, the rainbow flick USA, the Carretilha or the Lambreta Brazil as well as in Italy the Lambretta, the Ardiles flick UK, arco iris ... played by Ossie Ardiles, which led to the name of "Ardiles flick" ... it thus "the all time special effects highlight being when Ossie Ardiles flicks the ball over his head" ...
Fintan Connolly - Recognition
... a terrific score by Niall Byrne and genuinely atmospheric photography by Owen McPolin, and Flick emerges as something of a triumph for local ... Connolly, whose 2000 movie Flick demonstrated considerable flair, creates an impressively dreamy atmosphere." Another reviewer said "The film vacillates between modes of melodrama and avant-gardism ...
Lew Flick
... Lewis Miller Flick (February 18, 1915 – December 7, 1990) was a Major League Baseball outfielder and pinch hitter ... and after his major league career, Flick put up big numbers in the minor leagues ...
Chick Flick - Definitions
... Generally, a chick-flick is a film designed to have an innate appeal to women, typically young women ... Defining a film a chick-flick is, as the New York Times has stated, more of a parlor game than a science ... However, several chick-flicks have received high critical acclaim for their stories and performances ...
Skull Bearers (Shannara) - Role in The Series - The Sword of Shannara
... One almost found Flick, but Allanon saved him...the sky was suddenly blotted out by something huge and black that floated overhead and then passed from sight ... A sudden feeling of terror raced through Flick's mind, trapping it in an iron web as it strained to flee the fearful madness penetrating inward ... they were unable to kill the heroes, despite one finding Shea and Flick alone (dawn came, and it had to leave) and another took Allanon by surprise in the furnace of Paranor ...

More definitions of "flick":

  • (verb): Touch or hit with a light, quick blow.
    Example: "Flicked him with his hand"
  • (verb): Throw or toss with a quick motion.
    Example: "Flick a piece of paper across the table"
    Synonyms: jerk
  • (verb): Cause to make a snapping sound.
    Synonyms: snap, click
  • (verb): Remove with a flick (of the hand, for example).
  • (verb): Cause to move with a flick.
    Synonyms: flip
  • (verb): Shine unsteadily.
    Synonyms: flicker
  • (verb): Flash intermittently.
    Synonyms: flicker

Famous quotes containing the word flick:

    Cry joy that this witchlike midwife second
    Bullies into rough seas you so gentle
    And makes with a flick of the thumb and sun
    A thundering bullring of your silent and girl-circled island.
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)