turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse;
"flip over the pork chop"
"turn over the pancakes"
- The soil should be turned over with a fork.
- She flipped an egg over in the pan.
- I listened, rapt, as professional trainers explained how they taught dolphins to flip and elephants to paint.
- The male encourages the female's cannibalistic tendencies, somersaulting over her mouth parts as he transfers sperm into her, she says.