Definition of flipping adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



adjective, adverb
BrE BrE//ˈflɪpɪŋ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈflɪpɪŋ//
(British English, informal)
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used as a mild swear word by some people to emphasize something or to show that they are annoyed I hate this flipping hotel! Flipping kids! It's flipping cold today! Word Originearly 20th cent.: from flip + -ing.

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