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flip the script Explained

flip the script at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-verb » head=flip the script|flips the script|flipping the script|flipped the script
  • Inter: slan » g To reverse a situation, especially by doing something unexpected.
  • 2011, Adrianne Byrd, Kings Promise'', page 94:
  • : And we're not talking about me. We're talking about you. What's with you Kings? You're always trying to flip the script on me.
  • 2010, Inkwell, Children in the Belly of the Beast: Breeding Ground for Social Pathology, page 148:
  • : We need to flip the script and start showing that same level of compassion and love toward each other, and perhaps we will then gain respect and control over our communities.
  • 2008, Brian Peterson, Move Over, Girl: A Novel, page 63:
  • : But sometimes she'd flip the script and come out with some tight shit on, turning that magnetic strength up to full power.
  • 2003, Deborah Gregory, The Cheetah Girls: Livin Large!'', page 405:
  • : Some people walk with a panther or strike a buffalo stance that makes you wanna dance. Other people flip the script on the day of the jackal that'll make you cackle.