flat broke

Definition of flat broke

:not having any money at all
  • I'm flat broke.

Word by Word Definitions

flat play
  1. : lying at full length or spread out upon the ground : prostrate

  2. : utterly ruined or destroyed

  3. : resting with a surface against something

  1. : a level surface of land

  2. : a stretch of land without obstacles

  3. : a flat part or surface

  1. : in a flat manner : directly, positively

  2. : in a complete manner : absolutely

  3. : below the proper musical pitch

  1. : flatten

  2. : to lower in pitch especially by a half step

  3. : to sing or play below the true pitch

broke play
  1. : past tense of break

  1. : penniless


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