Definition of Flisk

1. v. i. To frisk; to skip; to caper.



2. n. A caper; a spring; a whim.

Definition of Flisk

1. Noun. (Scotland) A caper; a spring; a whim. ¹

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Definition of Flisk

1. to skip [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: skip

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flisk

flirters
flirtier
flirtiest
flirtigig
flirtigigs
flirtily
flirtiness
flirting
flirtingly
flirtings
flirtini
flirtinis
flirtish
flirts
flirty
flisk (current term)
flisked
fliskier
fliskiest
flisking
flisks
flisky
flist
flitch
flitched
flitches
flitching
flite
flited

Literary usage of Flisk

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1. The Lithology of Edinburgh by John Fleming, John Duns (1859)
"flisk—Lectures on Chemistry—Habit of the Eye—Mineralogy of St Andrews ... On the presentation of Lord Dundas he was translated to flisk, Fifeshire, ..."

2. A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen by Robert Chambers (1835)
"He was preferred to the ecclesiastical appointment of official of Lothian, and afterwards became rector of flisk, a parish in his native county. ..."

3. The Edinburgh Philosophical Journal by David Brewster, Royal Society of Edinburgh, Robert Jameson, Wernerian Natural History Society (1825)
"... Minister of flisk. (Communicated by the Author.) J\. CONSIDERABLE degree of uncertainty seems to prevail with regard to the number of species of the ..."

4. The Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal (1828)
"Minister of flisk, Fifeshire ; and Author of the " Philosophy of Zoology." This very important work, which has just appeared, we consider as infinitely ..."

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