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Flat Flat, a.
1. (Golf) Having a head at a very obtuse angle to the shaft;
-- said of a club.
2. (Gram.) Not having an inflectional ending or sign, as a
noun used as an adjective, or an adjective as an adverb,
without the addition of a formative suffix, or an
infinitive without the sign to. Many flat adverbs, as in
run fast, buy cheap, are from AS. adverbs in -["e], the
loss of this ending having made them like the adjectives.
Some having forms in ly, such as exceeding, wonderful,
true, are now archaic.
3. (Hort.) Flattening at the ends; -- said of certain fruits.
FlatFlat Flat, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Flatted; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To make flat; to flatten; to level.
2. To render dull, insipid, or spiritless; to depress.
Passions are allayed, appetites are flatted.
3. To depress in tone, as a musical note; especially, to
lower in pitch by half a tone. FlatFlat Flat, v. i.
1. To become flat, or flattened; to sink or fall to an even
surface. --Sir W. Temple.
2. (Mus.) To fall form the pitch.
To flat out, to fail from a promising beginning; to make a
bad ending; to disappoint expectations. [Colloq.]
Flat Flat, n.
1. A level surface, without elevation, relief, or
prominences; an extended plain; specifically, in the
United States, a level tract along the along the banks of
a river; as, the Mohawk Flats.
Envy is as the sunbeams that beat hotter upon a
bank, or steep rising ground, than upon a flat.
2. A level tract lying at little depth below the surface of
water, or alternately covered and left bare by the tide; a
shoal; a shallow; a strand.
Half my power, this night Passing these flats, are
taken by the tide. --Shak.
3. Something broad and flat in form; as:
(a) A flat-bottomed boat, without keel, and of small
(b) A straw hat, broad-brimmed and low-crowned.
(c) (Railroad Mach.) A car without a roof, the body of
which is a platform without sides; a platform car.
(d) A platform on wheel, upon which emblematic designs,
etc., are carried in processions.
4. The flat part, or side, of anything; as, the broad side of
a blade, as distinguished from its edge.
5. (Arch.) A floor, loft, or story in a building; especially,
a floor of a house, which forms a complete residence in
Meaning of Flat from wikipedia
(housing), an apartment
in the United
and other Commonwealth countries Flatmate
arrangement, in New...
- A Flat
is a Hindi thriller
by Hemant Madhukar
Rizvi.The film was released
on 12 November
- A flat white
is a coffee drink consisting
(steamed milk with small, fine bubbles
and a glossy
consistency). It is...
to: A♭ (musical note), a musical pitch
A scale based
: A-flat major
(film), a 2010 Hindi
film "A Flat
- The flat Earth model
is an archaic conception
of Earth's shape
as a plane
or disk. Many ancient cultures subscribed
to a flat Earth
- The Flat
or The Flats
to any of the following: The Flat
(Houtman Abrolhos), a reef in Australia's Houtman Abrolhos island group
- Modern flat Earth societies
that the Earth
is flat while disputing
the Earth's sphericity. Such groups
feet (also called
pes pl**** or fallen
arches) is a postural deformity
of the foot collapse, with the entire
sole of the foot...
- A flat
cap (sometimes "scally cap") is a rounded
cap with a small stiff
brim in front. The hat is also known
as a bunnet, in Wales
as a Dai...
for "soft B") means
"lower in pitch". Flat
is the opposite
of sharp, which
is a raising
of pitch. In musical