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flip-flop  /flpflp/  v. [I] -flopped, -flopping, -flops to announce one decision now, but a different one later: The politician flip-flopped on taxation; first she was for the new tax, then against it.
n. 1 an act of flip-flopping: She did a flip-flop on the tax issue. 2 an open summer shoe usu. made of rubber: I wore my flip-flops to the beach so that I could walk in the water.