What does flip-flop mean?
What does flip-flop mean? flip-flop. Noun 1. (US) ; An instance of flip-flopping, of repeatedly changing one’s stated opinion about a matter. 2. (computing, electronics) ; An electronic switching circuit that has either two stable states (switching between them in response to a trigger) ; or a stable and an unstable state (switching from one to the other and back again in response to a trigger) ;, and which is thereby capable of serving as one bit of memory. 3. A sandal, usually of rubber, secured to the foot by two straps mounted between the big toe and its neighbour. flip-flop. Verb 1. To alternate back and forth between directly opposite opinions, ideas, or decisions.