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flake

noun (1)

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(Entry 1 of 3)

a small flat piece separated from a whole
  • sprinkle the cake with coconut flakes

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flake

noun (2)

Synonyms & Antonyms of flake (Entry 2 of 3)

a person of odd or whimsical habits
  • the lady with all those cats is sweet, but kind of a flake

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flake

verb

Synonyms of flake (Entry 3 of 3)

as in peel, scale

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The first known use of flake was in the 14th century

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“Flake.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flake. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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