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flicflac

[ flik-flak ]
/ ˈflɪkˌflæk /
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noun

a step in dancing in which the feet strike rapidly together.

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Origin of flicflac

1850–55; <French; imitative
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Example sentences from the Web for flicflac

  • And apostasy grins at him; lurks in the metronome with its flicflac.

    Franz Liszt|James Huneker
  • In her name and his own he thanked the company, and sat down, and was once more particularly attentive to Mademoiselle Flicflac.

    Men's Wives|William Makepeace Thackeray
  • If you do not make love to Flicflac, from the day after her marriage to the day she reaches sixty, she thinks you a fool.

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