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filliping


filliping


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fillip  \Fil"lip\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Filliped};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Filliping}.]  [For  filp,  flip.  Cf  {Flippant}.] 
  1.  To  strike  with  the  nail  of  the  finger,  first  placed 
  against  the  ball  of  the  thumb,  and  forced  from  that 
  position  with  a  sudden  spring;  to  snap  with  the  finger. 
  ``You  filip  me  o'  the  head.''  --Shak. 
 
  2.  To  snap;  to  project  quickly. 
 
  The  use  of  the  elastic  switch  to  fillip  small 
  missiles  with  --Tylor.