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flat

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1 being neither more nor less than a certain amount, number, or extent

  • industrial growth has been a flat two percent for each of the last four quarters
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2 causing weariness, restlessness, or lack of interest

  • a flat portrayal of Benjamin Franklin in the new TV series
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3 having a surface without bends, breaks, or irregularities

  • preferred riding her bike on a flat road
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8 lacking in taste or flavor

  • this pasta dish tastes a little flat
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level, flat, plane, even, smooth mean having a surface without bends, curves, or irregularities. level applies to a horizontal surface that lies on a line parallel with the horizon.
    • the vast prairies are nearly level
flat applies to a surface devoid of noticeable curvatures, prominences, or depressions.
    • the work surface must be flat
plane applies to any real or imaginary flat surface in which a straight line between any two points on it lies wholly within that surface.
    • the plane sides of a crystal
even applies to a surface that is noticeably flat or level or to a line that is observably straight.
    • trim the hedge so it is even
smooth applies especially to a polished surface free of irregularities.
    • a smooth skating rink

flat

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to a full extent or degree

  • I am flat broke this week
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all the way, at length, down the line, down to the ground, for fair, in whole, to bits, to pieces, to the hilt, to the max

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flat

noun , chiefly British

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a room or set of rooms in a private house or a block used as a separate dwelling place

  • had to take on a third roommate in order to afford the bigger flat
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apartment, diggings [chiefly British], digs, lodgings, suite, tenement

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