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flank

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of flank

  1. a place, space, or direction away from or beyond a central point or line painted the name of the ship along its flank Synonyms side, handRelated Words outside; face, top; bottom, foot, underbelly, underbody, underpart, underside, undersurface; lee, leeward, windward; left, rightNear Antonyms center, inside, interior, middle, midway


flank

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of flank

  1. to be adjacent to the tackles flank the center on a football team's offensive line Synonyms abut, border (on), butt (on or against), adjoin, fringe, join, march (with), neighbor, skirt, touch, verge (on)Related Words attach (to), communicate (with), connect (with), link (with); bound, embrace, encircle, enclose (also inclose), fence, line, margin, rim, surround; contact, converge, meet


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