Meaning: If you flick through a book or a magazine, you have a quick look at a few of the pages.Synonym: look through
- flick through sth She was flicking through a magazine when she spotted a picture of herself.
- flick through sth Don't you hate the way some shops seal new books in plastic? It means you can't flick through them before you buy them.
While I was flicking through our company's annual report, I found