5 letter word starting with fli

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
flick verb t. To whip lightly or with a quick jerk; to flap; as, to flick a horse; to flick the dirt from boots., A flitch; as, a flick of bacon.
flier verb One who flies or flees; a runaway; a fugitive., A fly. See Fly, n., 9, and 13 (b)., See Flyer, n., 5., See Flyer, n., 4.
fling verb t. To cast, send, to throw from the hand; to hurl; to dart; to emit with violence as if thrown from the hand; as, to fing a stone into the pond., To shed forth; to emit; to scatter., To throw; to hurl; to throw off or down; to prostrate; hence, to baffle; to defeat; as, to fling a party in litigation., To throw; to wince; to flounce; as, the horse began to kick and fling., To cast in the teeth; to utter abusive language; to sneer; as, the scold began to flout and fling., To throw one’s self in a violent or hasty manner; to rush or spring with violence or haste., A cast from the hand; a throw; also, a flounce; a kick; as, the fling of a horse., A severe or contemptuous remark; an expression of sarcastic scorn; a gibe; a sarcasm., A kind of dance; as, the Highland fling., A trifing matter; an object of contempt.
flint noun A massive, somewhat impure variety of quartz, in color usually of a gray to brown or nearly black, breaking with a conchoidal fracture and sharp edge. It is very hard, and strikes fire with steel., A piece of flint for striking fire; — formerly much used, esp. in the hammers of gun locks., Anything extremely hard, unimpressible, and unyielding, like flint.
flipe verb t. To turn inside out, or with the leg part back over the foot, as a stocking in pulling off or for putting on.
flirt verb t. To throw with a jerk or quick effort; to fling suddenly; as, they flirt water in each other’s faces; he flirted a glove, or a handkerchief., To toss or throw about; to move playfully to and fro; as, to flirt a fan., To jeer at; to treat with contempt; to mock., To run and dart about; to act with giddiness, or from a desire to attract notice; especially, to play the coquette; to play at courtship; to coquet; as, they flirt with the young men., To utter contemptuous language, with an air of disdain; to jeer or gibe., A sudden jerk; a quick throw or cast; a darting motion; hence, a jeer., One who flirts; esp., a woman who acts with giddiness, or plays at courtship; a coquette; a pert girl., Pert; wanton.
flisk verb i. To frisk; to skip; to caper., A caper; a spring; a whim.
flite verb i. To scold; to quarrel.
flies plural of Fly