Flaskful Flat-bellied

Flat

Meanings and phrases

flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. having a surface without slope, tilt in which no part is higher or lower than another; level; plane
  2. having a relatively broad surface in relation to depth or thickness
  3. not modified or restricted by reservations; categoric; categorical; unconditional
  4. stretched out and lying at full length along the ground; prostrate
  5. lacking contrast or shading between tones
  6. lacking taste or flavor or tang; bland; flavorless; flavourless; insipid; savorless; savourless; vapid
  7. lacking stimulating characteristics; uninteresting; bland
  8. flattened laterally along the whole length (e.g., certain leafstalks or flatfishes); compressed
  9. (of a musical note) lowered in pitch by one chromatic semitone
  10. having lost effervescence
  11. sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch; monotone; monotonic; monotonous
  12. horizontally level
  13. not reflecting light; not glossy; mat; matt; matte; matted
  14. commercially inactive
  15. lacking the expected range or depth; not designed to give an illusion or depth; two-dimensional; 2-dimensional

flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. in a forthright manner; candidly or frankly; directly; straight
  2. with flat sails

flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a level tract of land
  2. a shallow box in which seedlings are started
  3. a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house; apartment
  4. a musical notation indicating one half step lower than the note named
  5. a deflated pneumatic tire; flat tire
  6. scenery consisting of a wooden frame covered with painted canvas; part of a stage setting
  7. freight car without permanent sides or roof; flatcar; flatbed

alluvial flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a flat resulting from repeated deposits of alluvial material by running water; alluvial plain

become flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. lose sparkle or bouquet; die; pall

cold-water flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an apartment without modern conveniences

common flat pea

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. low spreading evergreen shrub of southern Australia having triangular to somewhat heart-shaped foliage and orange-yellow flowers followed by flat winged pods; native holly; Playlobium obtusangulum

double flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a musical notation of two flats in front of a note indicating that it is to be lowered by two semitones

fall flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fail utterly; collapse; fall through; founder; flop

flat arch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an arch with mutually supporting voussoirs that has a straight horizontal extrados and intrados; straight arch

flat bench

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bench on which a weightlifter lies to do exercises

flat bone

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. part of the sirloin next to the wedge bone

flat cap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a flat woolen cap with a stiff peak; cloth cap

flat coat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface; ground; primer; priming; primer coat; priming coat; undercoat

flat file

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a file with two flat surfaces

flat knot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a square knot used in a reef line; reef knot

flat out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. in a blunt direct manner; bluffly; bluntly; brusquely; roundly
  2. at top speed; like blue murder

flat panel display

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a type of video display that is thin and flat; commonly used in laptop computers; FPD

flat pea

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. evergreen shrub having almost heart-shaped foliage and bright yellow pea-like flowers followed by flat pods with flat wings; Australia and Tasmania; Platylobium formosum
  2. European perennial with mottled flowers of purple and pink; sometimes cultivated for fodder or as green manure; narrow-leaved everlasting pea; Lathyrus sylvestris

flat solid

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a flat artifact that is thin relative to its length and width; sheet
n.
  1. a screwdriver with a flat wedge-shaped tip that fits into a slot in the head of a screw

flat tire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a deflated pneumatic tire; flat
E.g.
  • In the desert, Al's car develops a flat tire.
  • Later, he suffered a flat tire, and fell all the way back to 33rd position.
  • He led 63 laps in the Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan but suffered a flat tire.

flat wash

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. ironing that can be done mechanically; flatwork

mud flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tract of low muddy land near an estuary; covered at high tide and exposed at low tide

railroad flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an apartment whose rooms are all in a line with doors between them

salt flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a flat expanse of salt left by the evaporation of a body of salt water; salt plain

wing flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a flat situated in the wings; coulisse

relatively flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Burkina Faso is therefore a relatively flat country.
  • Chancheng lies on relatively flat land.

flat roof

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It has a flat roof, where guns were mounted.
  • It has a flat roof and a brick parapet with terra cotta.
  • It has a two-story, rear kitchen addition with a flat roof.

flat surface

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Coins can also be spun on a flat surface such as a table.
  • They do not swim or walk and cannot take off from a flat surface.

flat land

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bangladesh is predominantly rich fertile flat land.
  • Bihar is mainly a vast stretch of very fertile flat land.
  • Chancheng lies on relatively flat land.

flat horse

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Prix La Flèche The Prix La Flèche is a Listed flat horse race in France open to two-year-old thoroughbreds.
  • Burradon Stakes The Burradon Stakes is a Listed flat horse race in Great Britain open to three-year-old horses.
  • Beresford Stakes The Beresford Stakes is a Group 2 flat horse race in Ireland open to two-year-old thoroughbreds.

flat horse race

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Prix La Flèche The Prix La Flèche is a Listed flat horse race in France open to two-year-old thoroughbreds.
  • Burradon Stakes The Burradon Stakes is a Listed flat horse race in Great Britain open to three-year-old horses.
  • Beresford Stakes The Beresford Stakes is a Group 2 flat horse race in Ireland open to two-year-old thoroughbreds.

flat terrain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Botswana has flat terrain that is mostly unsuitable for reservoirs.
  • The flat terrain and temperate climate are also conducive to bicycling.
  • The highway crosses the northern end of the county through relatively flat terrain.

flat area

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The reserve is on Black Rock Dolomite limestone and is a flat area.
  • The tube is about long then expanded into a flat area long and wide.
  • In 1832 Martin purchased land on the flat area, along the beach at Omapere.

flat top

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The other with a flat top is at the Toluca Museum.
  • It prefers flat top reefs and areas along seaward slopes.
  • The flat top forms the inhabited world, which is surrounded by a circular oceanic mass.

mostly flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The territory around Barramiya is mostly flat, but the north is hilly.
  • The terrain is mostly flat to undulating plain, with mountains in the northwest.
  • The region is mostly flat, save for a single hill (called "Khao Wang") on the outskirts of town.

flat rate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It has been a flat rate and reached its peak of 49%.
  • Some carriers implement flat rate plans for unlimited data transfers.
  • Knievel received a flat rate of $25,000 for his rights and the consulting fee.

very flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most Abadeh rugs are closely cut making them very flat.
  • The area around the town has been very flat and muddy, thus the name.
  • The blossoms are very flat.

flat racing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was British flat racing Champion Owner thirteen times.
  • In flat racing, her horses won the Kentucky Derby and Belmont Stakes in 1931 and 1942.
  • Townend has worked for Mullins since beginning his career as an apprentice flat racing jockey.

flat major

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The music finishes quietly in the home key of E flat major.
  • XVI/52, L. 62 in E flat major by Joseph Haydn, Fantasies op.
  • The hook is written in E flat major.

flat areas

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It flowed through the Great Hungarian Plain, which is one of the largest flat areas in central Europe.
  • Moreover, like much of the Bay Area, Berkeley has many areas of some risk to soil liquefaction, with the flat areas closer to the shore at low to high susceptibility.
  • It is conceivable that such effects could extend to the creation of flat areas likely to be exposed to air, dry, and turn to wind-borne dust, which could fall randomly in other streams.

flat roofs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most roofs are pitched; flat roofs are not common.
  • (Wright designed flat roofs to avoid the "waste" of attics.)
  • The units are separated by fire brick walls and topped with flat roofs.

generally flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Its topography is generally flat in between rolling and steep hills.
  • The local terrain is generally flat with a few gently rolling plains.
  • The interior surface is generally flat, a few low hills near the center.

flat ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Marine runs three miles on reasonably flat ground.
  • The mountain above the flat ground is a very steep hill scarp.
  • Midway up this path is a flat ground which is strewn with boulders.

flat surfaces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This on-site method is for flat surfaces (non-pipes) only.
  • That is why it was cut into two of successively receding flat surfaces (terraces).
  • He called them "awtaad" (pegs) even though these mountains may have large flat surfaces.

large flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was a large flat piece of iron studded with small buttons.
  • This large flat hilltop presents a 360 degrees view of the area.
  • There is a large flat variety.

flat tax

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Chen proposed in part a flat tax or "flatter" tax, and tax simplification.
  • This was a flat tax, a levy on production with a maximum rate of one percent.
  • This created a flat tax of 3 percent on incomes above $800 ($ in current dollar terms).

flat track

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Roberts's earliest competition was in youth flat track and Supermoto.
  • He had a small flat track in his back garden, where he rode some of his motorcycles.
  • Harbor Girls Hamburg St. Pauli Roller Derby is a flat track roller derby league based in Hamburg in Germany.

flat panel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This trade-off is asserted to work well on LCD flat panel monitors.
  • SoundBug Soundbug is a small speaker that can turn a resonant flat surface into a flat panel speaker.
  • Unlike conventional backlit flat panel displays that emit light, electronic paper displays reflect light like paper.

small flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He had a small flat track in his back garden, where he rode some of his motorcycles.
  • The Wrights in 1905 used a wood assembly joined together by small flat plates and screws.
  • It consists of small flat pieces of stones arranged in a pattern or image, like a mosaic.

flat bottom

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It differed from previous marks by using a simplified fuselage with a flat bottom and slab sides.
  • The hull was a narrow two step, flat bottom design that was slightly concave in the rear most section.
  • The flat bottom of the stone has a glue backing and, when heated, melts onto the surface of the clothing.

almost flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Clypeus almost flat laterally.
  • The park sits on an almost flat section of the riverbank that very occasionally floods.

nearly flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The back is only slightly arched or is nearly flat.
  • The base of the shell is nearly flat, and spirally lirate.
  • It is a nearly flat territory, open to the Gulf of Cádiz in the southeast.

flat fee

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Other pilot programs charged a flat fee.
  • The site charges a 15% flat fee.
  • There are also flat fee plans that make the pricing more predictable.

flat plain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The mountains have since been uplifted and folded erosion has beveled them into a nearly flat plain.
  • During a post-dive press conference Cameron said: "I landed on a very soft, almost gelatinous flat plain.
  • In the millions of years since, the mountains were uplifted and folded erosion has beveled them into a nearly flat plain.

flat plate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They consist of a flat plate suspended from the top so that the wind deflects the plate.
  • It has a bell-mouth shape and its salient feature is a flat plate deflector near the mouth.
  • They too suffer from "flat plate" frequencies, but at a higher frequencies than MLS diffusors.
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