flip out


flip out
go insane, go out of one's mind, become very angry

She flipped out when she heard that I had sold her car.


Idioms and examples. 2014.

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  • Flip Out — Flip Out! Flip Out! Éditeur Jaguar : Atari Corporation PC : GameTek UK Développeur Gorilla Systems Corporation …   Wikipédia en Français

  • flip out — {v. phr.}, {slang}, {informal} To go insane, to go out of one s mind. * /A is impossible to talk to Joe today he must have flipped out./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • flip out — {v. phr.}, {slang}, {informal} To go insane, to go out of one s mind. * /A is impossible to talk to Joe today he must have flipped out./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Flip Out! — Éditeur Jaguar : Atari Corporation PC : GameTek UK Développeur Gorilla Systems Corporation …   Wikipédia en Français

  • flip out — [v] lose one’s cool blow a gasket*, blow one’s mind*, blow one’s stack*, blow one’s top*, crack up*, fly off the handle*, freak out*, go ape*, go ballistic*, go berserk*, go crazy*, go haywire*, go nuts*, go off the deep end*, hit the ceiling*,… …   New thesaurus

  • flip out — verb 1. react in an excited, delighted, or surprised way he flipped when he heard that he was accepted into Princeton University • Syn: ↑flip • Hypernyms: ↑react, ↑respond • Verb Frames: Somebody s …   Useful english dictionary

  • flip out — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms flip out : present tense I/you/we/they flip out he/she/it flips out present participle flipping out past tense flipped out past participle flipped out informal same as flip I, 4) …   English dictionary

  • flip out — vb to lose control, either through delight, anger, etc., under the influence of an illicit drug, or during the course of a nerv ous breakdown. Both words spread from American English to world English in the 1960s and derive from the earlier flip… …   Contemporary slang

  • flip out — to suddenly become excited, frightened, or crazy. He didn t just flip out and start shooting, he planned to kill them. The first time I saw that film, I absolutely flipped out. Usage notes: also used in the form flip someone out: I am not easily… …   New idioms dictionary

  • flip out — (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. Sl. *go mental, *go berserk, *go ballistic, *go nuts, *lose it, *freak out, *flip one s lid …   English dictionary for students

  • flip\ out — v. phr. slang informal To go insane, to go out of one s mind. A is impossible to talk to Joe today he must have flipped out …   Словарь американских идиом