Definitions

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  • verb Present participle of fluke.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • "Breaching" takes place when a whale leaps out of the water and falls back with a thud, "skyhopping" when it raises its head as if to look around, and "fluking" when its tail breaks the surface.

    Counting the Whales, Passing the Time

  • If you ask the four witnesses, they were saying that the dolphins were jumping over my head and fluking the water, slapping the water with their tails ...

    CNN Transcript Dec 23, 2007

  • If you ask the four witnesses, they were saying that the dolphins were jumping over my head and fluking the water, slapping the water with their tails ...

    CNN Transcript Dec 18, 2007

  • What hill ar yu fluking about, ye lamelookond fyats!

    Finnegans Wake

  • It's about time people started waking up and realizing that this team isn't just some fluking Cinderella, it's a darned good baseball team, the best defense in the league ...

    CNN Transcript Oct 25, 2003

  • The note Doomed again: and then at his firmer pressure, the note, fluking up an octave, became a strident blare more penetrating than before.

    Lord of the Flies

  • Thus it often happened that a weak house, by fluking a victory over a strong rival, found itself, much to its surprise, in the semi-final, or sometimes even in the final.

    The Gold Bat

  • Thus it often happened that a weak house, by fluking a victory over a strong rival, found itself, much to its surprise, in the semi-final, or sometimes even in the final.

    The Gold Bat

  • Thus it often happened that a weak house, by fluking a victory over a strong rival, found itself, much to its surprise, in the semi-final, or sometimes even in the final.

    The Gold Bat

  • Likely you've seen him fluking through the main street in his racer.

    Walter and the Wireless

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