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Definition of FLAT

noun : FLAT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a level tract of land; "the salt flats of Utah" ;

  • 2. (

    ) a shallow box in which seedlings are started ;

  • 3. (

    ) a musical notation indicating one half step lower than the note named ;

  • 6. (

    ) scenery consisting of a wooden frame covered with painted canvas; part of a stage setting ;

Adjective : FLAT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) having a surface without slope, tilt in which no part is higher or lower than another; "a flat desk"; "acres of level farmland"; "a plane surface"; "skirts sewn with fine flat seams" ;

  • 2. (

    ) having a relatively broad surface in relation to depth or thickness; "flat computer monitors" ;

  • 4. (

    ) stretched out and lying at full length along the ground; "found himself lying flat on the floor" ;

  • 5. (

    ) lacking contrast or shading between tones ;

  • 6. (

    ) (of a musical note) lowered in pitch by one chromatic semitone; "B flat" ;

  • 7. (

    ) flattened laterally along the whole length (e.g., certain leafstalks or flatfishes) ;

  • 9. (

    ) lacking stimulating characteristics; uninteresting; "a bland little drama"; "a flat joke" ;

  • 10. (

    ) having lost effervescence; "flat beer"; "a flat cola" ;

  • 12. (

    ) horizontally level; "a flat roof" ;

  • 13. (

    ) lacking the expected range or depth; not designed to give an illusion or depth; "a film with two-dimensional characters"; "a flat two-dimensional painting" ;

  • 15. (

    ) commercially inactive; "flat sales for the month"; "prices remained flat"; "a flat market" ;

Adverb : FLAT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) with flat sails; "sail flat against the wind" ;

  • 2. (

    ) in a forthright manner; candidly or frankly; "he didn't answer directly"; "told me straight out"; "came out flat for less work and more pay" ;


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