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Synonyms for fling

Synonyms for fling

to send through the air with a motion of the hand or arm

a period of uncontrolled self-indulgence

a brief trial

Synonyms for fling

a usually brief attempt

a brief indulgence of your impulses

the act of flinging

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throw with force or recklessness

move in an abrupt or headlong manner

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indulge oneself


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Work affair with Terri Clayton caused so much tension at Baldwin's Casuals that he sacked her, and a fling with supervisor Pauline Stringer ended when he undermined her at work.
She dated Mike Baldwin but decided she was better suited to Ken Barlow, though not before a fling with Dirk van der Stek.
Our community is diverse, and Olivia Flings are an example of our travel and entertainment packages appealing to a broad spectrum of women," said Henderson.
The new Olivia Fling series provides travel options for young, out lesbians who may not have the time or finances to take a traditional cruise or a weeklong international excursion," said Olivia General Manager Lisa Henderson.
At the bottom of the office fling table are workers in internet businesses and those in publishing.
The results from Liverpool are interesting as they are at the top of the table when it comes to admitting an office fling.
White males 18 to 24 with a high school education or less are most likely to view the Internet as a place to find a fling.
While more than 36 percent of 18-24 year olds say a fling is the reason people use Internet dating sites, just 22 of those over 65 agree.
More than a third of people have had a holiday fling, with nine per cent ending up married.
They say that at 42, I shouldn't be bothering with flings.
FLIC SAYS: They'd only be right if having flings was making you unhappy, or if you were lying to your partner or yourself.
They know she'll talk about her flings with Sven and Mark Palios.
The former FA secretary - famous for her fling with England manager Sven Goran Eriksson - has secretly signed a pounds 100,000 deal to star in the show.
In the no-holds-barred series she has a fling with an estate agent.
BLOKE'S VIEW' Esquire magazine editor Peter Howarth IS it ever acceptable to have a final fling before settling down?