FLAT

flat

1. [Adjective]: lowered in pitch by one chromatic semitone; "B flat"

2. [Adjective]: lacking contrast or shading between tones

3. [Noun]: a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house

4. [Noun]: a level tract of land

5. [Noun]: a musical notation indicating one half step lower than the note named

6. [Noun]: freight car without permanent sides or roof

7. [Noun]: a shallow box in which seedlings are started

8. [Noun]: a deflated pneumatic tire

9. [Noun]: scenery consisting of a wooden frame covered with painted canvas; part of a stage setting

10. [Adverb]: wholly or completely; "He is flat broke"

11. [Adverb]: in a forthright manner; candidly or frankly; "he didn''t answer directly"; "told me straight out"; "came out flat for less work and more pay"

12. [Adverb]: at full length; "he fell flat on his face"

13. [Adverb]: against a flat surface; "he lay flat on his back"

14. [Adverb]: below the proper pitch; "she sang flat last night"

15. [Adverb]: with flat sails; "sail flat against the wind"

16. without pleats

17. lacking variety in shading; "a flat unshaded painting"

18. not reflecting light; not glossy; "flat wall paint"; "a photograph with a matte finish"

19. (of a tire) completely or partially deflated

20. having no depth or thickness

21. lacking the expected range or depth; not designed to give an illusion or depth; "a film with two-dimensional characters"; "a flat two-dimensional painting"

22. flattened laterally along the whole length (e.g., certain leafstalks or flatfishes)

23. lacking taste or flavor or tang; "a bland diet"; "insipid hospital food"; "flavorless supermarket tomatoes"; "vapid beer"; "vapid tea"

24. lacking stimulating characteristics; uninteresting; "a bland little drama"; "a flat joke"

25. having lost effervescence; "flat beer"; "a flat cola"

26. not modified or restricted by reservations; "a categorical denial"; "a flat refusal"

27. not increasing as the amount taxed increases

28. having a horizontal surface in which no part is higher or lower than another; "a flat desk"; "acres of level farmland"; "a plane surface"

29. not made with leavening; "most flat breads are made from unleavened dough"

30. stretched out and lying at full length along the ground; "found himself lying flat on the floor"

31. parallel to the ground; "a flat roof"

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