French translation of flick
- [of whip]
petit coup m
- [of finger]
- [of switch]with the flick of a switch
rien qu'en appuyant sur un bouton
- (= look)
⇒ a quick flick through the pages of the book
un coup d'œil rapide dans les pages du livre
- (sport, = pass)
- (informal, British, = movie)
⇒ She flicked the switch to turn the light on.
Elle a appuyé sur le bouton pour allumer la lumière.
- (= move)
agiterto flick sth from sth (= remove)
enlever qch de qch d'une chiquenaudeto flick ash into an ashtray
faire tomber sa cendre dans un cendrierto flick sth away
envoyer qch d'une chiquenaude
- (= move quickly)
Example Sentences Including 'flick'
Instead, she went into her kitchen, got out a cookery book and began to flick through.In Real Life
I made a show of looking for a discreet place to flick the long ash that had gathered at the end of my cigarette.The Dutch Blue Error
Turner was sprawled on a leather couch in the salon, watching a skin flick on the VCR.Cormorant
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Translation of flick from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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