Definition of flat as a pancake
- The land there is (as) flat as a pancake.
- The tire was flat as a pancake.
: lying at full length or spread out upon the ground : prostrate
: utterly ruined or destroyed
: resting with a surface against something
: a level surface of land
: a stretch of land without obstacles
: a flat part or surface
: in a flat manner : directly, positively
: in a complete manner : absolutely
: below the proper musical pitch
: to lower in pitch especially by a half step
: to sing or play below the true pitch
: a flat cake made of thin batter and cooked (as on a griddle) on both sides
: to make a pancake landing
: to cause to pancake
: to knock flat
used for a cosmetic in semimoist cake form
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