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flaky

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of flaky

  1. having a texture that readily breaks into little pieces under pressure <a tender but flaky crust on the pastry> Synonyms brickle [dialect], brittle, crispy, crumbly, embrittled, crisp (also flakey), friable, shortRelated Words crackly, crisped, crispened, crunchy, crusty; breakable, delicate, fragileNear Antonyms elastic, flexible, pliable, pliant, resilient; strong, sturdy, tough



Variants of flaky

also flakey

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