What is flick?

  • (verb): Touch or hit with a light, quick blow.
    Example: "Flicked him with his hand"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on flick, flicks:

Fintan Connolly - Recognition
... atmospheric photography by Owen McPolin, and Flick emerges as something of a triumph for local filmmaking.” The Sunday Times referred to the films ... Connolly, whose 2000 movie Flick demonstrated considerable flair, creates an impressively dreamy atmosphere." Another reviewer said "The film vacillates between modes of melodrama and avant-gardism ...
Chick Flick - Definitions
... Generally, a chick-flick is a film designed to have an innate appeal to women, typically young women ... Defining a film a chick-flick is, as the New York Times has stated, more of a parlor game than a science ... However, several chick-flicks have received high critical acclaim for their stories and performances ...
Lew Flick
... Lewis Miller Flick (February 18, 1915 – December 7, 1990) was a Major League Baseball outfielder and pinch hitter ... Both before and after his major league career, Flick put up big numbers in the minor leagues ...

More definitions of "flick":

  • (noun): A light sharp contact (usually with something flexible).
    Example: "He gave it a flick with his finger"; "he felt the flick of a whip"
  • (verb): Flash intermittently.
    Synonyms: flicker
  • (verb): Cause to move with a flick.
    Synonyms: flip
  • (verb): Throw or toss with a quick motion.
    Example: "Flick a piece of paper across the table"
    Synonyms: jerk
  • (verb): Remove with a flick (of the hand, for example).
  • (verb): Shine unsteadily.
    Synonyms: flicker
  • (verb): Cause to make a snapping sound.
    Synonyms: snap, click

Famous quotes containing the word flick:

    Cry joy that this witchlike midwife second
    Bullies into rough seas you so gentle
    And makes with a flick of the thumb and sun
    A thundering bullring of your silent and girl-circled island.
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)