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Flick

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[n] a form of entertainment that enacts a story by a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement; "they went to a movie every Saturday night"; "the film was shot on location"
[n] a light sharp contact (usually with something flexible); "he gave it a flick with his finger" or"he felt the flick of a whip"
[v] remove with a flick (of the hand, for example)
[v] move with a flick
[v] touch or hit with a light, quick blow; "flicked him with his hand"
[v] cause to make a snapping sound; of fingers
[v] throw or toss with a quick motion; "flick a piece of paper across the table"; "jerk his head"
[v] twitch or flutter; "the paper flicked"
[v] cause to move with a flick
[v] look through a book or other written material; "He thumbed through the report"; "She leafed through the volume"
[v] flash intermittently; "The lights flicked on and off"
[v] shine unsteadily; "The candle flickered"

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