But the Metro interface really shines on a tablet, where you can flick through pages of tiles and tap on the one you want.
Ironically, this flick is what sparked the relationship and eventual engagement of costars Cyrus and Hemsworth.
You go in a dark room and flick the light switch for days after the power is gone.
He does not feel the need to embroider every note with a facial expression or a flick of the wrist.
Grab a pal and head to Xin Tian Di for a leisurely afternoon stroll, lunch, a flick, or to stumble upon a few wares.
Then the blue flame at the tip of her wand went out, and so did she—flick!
Thinking of this, he produced it from the holster with a flick of his fingers.
Fact is, the old gentleman seems to be rather taken with flick here.
I laid back my ears--I am Kabeyde, and it is not for the Diné to flick whips at me.
I shall break my engagement to Belle, said flick facetiously.
mid-15c., probably imitative of a light blow with a whip. Earliest recorded use is in phrase not worth a flykke "useless." As slang for "film," it is first attested 1926, a back-formation from flicker (v.), from their flickering appearance.
1816, from flick (n.); meaning "quick turn of the wrist" is from 1897, originally in cricket. Related: Flicked; flicking.
[1920s+; fr the flickering of early movie images]