What does backflip mean?

Definitions for backflipˈbækˌflɪp

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word backflip.


  1. backflip(Noun)

    An act of rotating one's body 360 degrees in the backward direction.

  2. backflip(Noun)

    a total reversal in policy or opinion; a volte-face, an U-turn.

    PM predicts water recycling backflips. Courier Mail, 29 Jan 2007

  3. backflip(Verb)

    To perform a backflip (rotation of body)

  4. backflip(Verb)

    To completely reverse a policy or opinion.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of backflip in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of backflip in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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