Definition of flip side noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    flip side

    BrE BrE//ˈflɪp saɪd//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈflɪp saɪd//
    [usually singular] flip side (of/to something) Producing music, Listening to music
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  1. 1different and less welcome aspects of an idea, argument or action It was only after they were married that she began to see the flip side of the fairy tale.
  2. 2(old-fashioned) the side of a record that does not have the main song or piece of music on it See related entries: Producing music, Listening to music
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: flip side