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OTHER WORDS FROM flippantflip·pan·cy, flip·pant·ness, nounflip·pant·ly, adverbun·flip·pant, adjectiveun·flip·pant·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for flippant
"Young women were taught that flippancy did not become them when I was young," he rebuked.The League of the Leopard|Harold Bindloss
You must excuse my flippancy, for I am writing I know not what, to escape from myself.Life of Lord Byron, Vol. II|Thomas Moore
But Mrs. Dodd did not condescend to reprove him; she forgave the flippancy of the remark for the sake of the compliment.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume III (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Herrick refrained from the flippancy of replying, "Wonderful weather for the time of year!""Persons Unknown"|Virginia Tracy
In the ecstatic solemnity with which she swore her faith to him the ordinary sensibilities of sex seemed a flippancy.Tess of the d'Urbervilles|Thomas Hardy