flip the bird

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To make a rude or obscene gesture; particularly, to extend the middle finger.
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I accidentally bumped into him, and he flipped me the bird.

Submitted on January 20, 2019

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flip the birdUsed other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see flip, bird.
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käännä lintu

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  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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