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flip the bird

verb phrase

to show one's middle finger to another person to show complete disdain for them; also called flip off

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flip the bird

verb phrase

(also flash the bird, fly the bird, flick off, flip off) To make a contemptuous sign with the hand, middle finger extended; GIVE someone THE FINGER: The six ladies flipped the bird to all their earthling viewers, lifting their minis/ He's like the jerk who whips around traffic, flashing the bird as he passes/ How did it feel to you when Mr Harrington stared you down and flipped you off in that manner? (1980s+ Students)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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