To be very or overly excited about someone or something: flipped over the new convertibles
[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 […]
[flok] /flɒk/ noun 1. Also, flock. a tuftlike mass, as in a chemical precipitate. verb (used with or without object), flocced, floccing. 2. to amass or collect into flocs. /flɒk/ noun 1. another word for floccule n. 1921, diminutive of flocculus (see flocculate).
- Flocculation reaction
flocculation reaction n. A precipitin test characterized by a flocculent precipitate of antigen and antibody. Also called flocculation test.
[flok-yuh-leyt] /ˈflɒk yəˌleɪt/ verb (used with object), flocculated, flocculating. 1. to form into masses. verb (used without object), flocculated, flocculating. 2. to form masses, as a cloud or a chemical precipitate; form aggregated or compound masses of particles. /ˈflɒkjʊˌleɪt/ verb 1. to form or be formed into an aggregated flocculent mass n. 1885, from flocculate […]