[flint-sheer, -sher] /ˈflɪnt ʃɪər, -ʃər/
a historic county in Clwyd, in NE Wales.
a county of NE Wales, on the Irish Sea and the Dee estuary: became part of Clwyd in 1974, reinstated with reduced borders in 1996: includes the industrialized Deeside region in the E and the Clwydian Hills in the SW. Administrative centre: Mold. Pop: 149 400 (2003 est). Area: 437 sq km (169 sq miles)
[flin-tee] /ˈflɪn ti/ adjective, flintier, flintiest. 1. composed of, containing, or resembling , especially in hardness. 2. unyielding; unmerciful; obdurate: a flinty heart. /ˈflɪntɪ/ adjective flintier, flintiest 1. of, relating to, or resembling flint 2. hard or cruel; obdurate; unyielding adj. “hard-hearted,” 1530s, from flint + -y (2). Literal sense of “resembling flint” is from […]
[flip] /flɪp/ verb (used with object), flipped, flipping. 1. to toss or put in motion with a sudden impulse, as with a snap of a finger and thumb, especially so as to cause to turn over in the air: to flip a coin. 2. to move (something) suddenly or jerkily. 3. to turn over, especially […]
[flip-boo k] /ˈflɪpˌbʊk/ noun 1. a small book consisting of a series of images in different positions that create the illusion of flowing movement when the thumb is placed so the pages flip quickly.
noun 1. a set of sheets, as of cardboard or paper, hinged at the top so that they can be flipped over to show information or illustrations in sequence. noun 1. a pad, containing large sheets of paper that can be easily turned over, mounted on a stand and used to present reports, data, etc