\flˈɪpənt], \flˈɪpənt], \f_l_ˈɪ_p_ə_n_t]\
Definitions of FLIPPANT
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By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
Of smooth, fluent, and rapid speech; speaking with ease and rapidity; having a voluble tongue; talkative. "It becometh good men, in such cases, to be flippant and free in their speech."-Barrow; speaking fluently and confidently, without knowledge or consideration; voluble and thoughtless; heedlessly pert; petulant. "It ill becomes one, while he bends under the weight of insuperable objections, to grow so exceedingly flippant."-Waterland.
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.