Definition of FLAPPING

noun : FLAPPING

Source: WordNet 3.1

verb : FLAPPING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion; "The curtains undulated"; "the waves rolled towards the beach" ;

  • 2. (

    ) move noisily; "flags flapped in the strong wind" ;

  • 3. (

    ) move with a thrashing motion; "The bird flapped its wings"; "The eagle beat its wings and soared high into the sky" ;

  • 4. (

    ) move with a flapping motion; "The bird's wings were flapping" ;

  • 6. (

    ) pronounce with a flap, of alveolar sounds ;


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