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flat
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 34
2. Flattening at the ends; - said of certain fruits.
3. In a flat manner; directly; flatly.
Part of Speech: noun
1. A level surface, without elevation, relief, or prominences; an extended plain; specifically, in the United States, a level tract along the along the banks of a river; as, the Mohawk Flats.
3. Something broad and flat in form
5. A straw hat, broad- brimmed and low- crowned.
7. A platform on wheel, upon which emblematic designs, etc., are carried in processions.
11. A dull fellow; a simpleton; a numskull.
12. A homaloid space or extension.
13. Flatness.
Part of Speech: superlative
1. Having an even and horizontal surface, or nearly so, without prominences or depressions; level without inclination; plane.
3. Wanting relief; destitute of variety; without points of prominence and striking interest.
5. Unanimated; dull; uninteresting; without point or spirit; monotonous; as, a flat speech or composition.
6. Lacking liveliness of commercial exchange and dealings; depressed; dull; as, the market is flat.
8. Below the true pitch; hence, as applied to intervals, minor, or lower by a half step; as, a flat seventh; A flat.
9. Not sharp or shrill; not acute; as, a flat sound.
10. Sonant; vocal; - applied to any one of the sonant or vocal consonants, as distinguished from a nonsonant ( or sharp) consonant.
Part of Speech: verb
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To make flat; to flatten; to level.
2. To render dull, insipid, or spiritless; to depress.
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