adjective. ['ˈflæt'] having a surface without slope, tilt in which no part is higher or lower than another.
Words that Rhyme with Flat
How do you pronounce flat?
Pronounce flat as flæt.
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Example sentences of the word flat
Ensure the bottom of the pineapple is flat and the fruit is well shaped.
Quotes containing the word flat
1. Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to the critic.
- Ambrose Bierce
2. For some of us, books are as important as almost anything else on earth. What a miracle it is that out of these small, flat, rigid squares of paper unfolds world after world after world, worlds that sing to you, comfort and quiet or excite you. Books help us understand who we are and how we are to behave. They show us what community and friendship mean; they show us how to live and die.
- Anne Lamott, Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life
3. Some of us get dipped in flat, some in satin, some in gloss...."He turned to me. "But every once in a while, you find someone who's iridescent, and when you do, nothing will ever compare.
- Wendelin Van Draanen, Flipped
adjective. with feet flat on the ground; not tiptoe.
adjective. having a flat bottom.
adjective. ['ˈflæt'] having a relatively broad surface in relation to depth or thickness.
adjective. ['ˈflæt'] stretched out and lying at full length along the ground.
adjective. ['ˈflæt'] not modified or restricted by reservations.
noun. ['ˈflæt'] a level tract of land.
- salt plain
- alluvial flat
- alluvial plain
noun. ['ˈflæt'] a shallow box in which seedlings are started.
adjective. ['ˈflæt'] lacking the expected range or depth; not designed to give an illusion or depth.
adjective. ['ˈflæt'] lacking taste or flavor or tang.