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Synonyms for flake
fleɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. snowflake, flake(noun)

    a crystal of snow

    Synonyms:
    bit, eccentric, snowflake, chip, fleck, eccentric person, scrap, snowbird, geek, snow bunting, oddball

  2. eccentric, eccentric person, flake, oddball, geek(noun)

    a person with an unusual or odd personality

    Synonyms:
    character, bit, eccentric, case, type, snowflake, chip, fleck, scrap, geek, eccentric person, oddball

  3. bit, chip, flake, fleck, scrap(verb)

    a small fragment of something broken off from the whole

    "a bit of rock caught him in the eye"

    Synonyms:
    fight, microchip, turn, fighting, maculation, act, spot, piece, eccentric, snowflake, combat, poker chip, bit, buffalo chip, eccentric person, snatch, second, routine, chipping, splintering, mo, dapple, silicon chip, rubbish, minute, chip, fleck, potato chip, geek, microprocessor chip, number, speckle, oddball, morsel, scrap, micro chip, moment, bite, cow dung, trash, chip shot, crisp, cow chip, patch, check

  4. flake(verb)

    form into flakes

    "The substances started to flake"

    Synonyms:
    peel, peel off, flake off

  5. flake(verb)

    cover with flakes or as if with flakes

    Synonyms:
    peel, peel off, flake off

  6. peel off, peel, flake off, flake(verb)

    come off in flakes or thin small pieces

    "The paint in my house is peeling off"

    Synonyms:
    peel, undress, unclothe, flake off, disrobe, desquamate, discase, strip, peel off, uncase, pare, skin, strip down

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. flake(n.)

    Synonyms:
    scale, lamina, layer

  2. flake(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    scale off, come off in flakes

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. flake(n)

    Synonyms:
    film, flock, lamina, scale

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    biscuit

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How to use flake in a sentence?

  1. Heidi Heitkamp:

    I support Sen. Flake’s call for a non-partisan FBI investigation into the allegations about Brett Kavanaugh – which I’ve been pressing for.

  2. Chuck Grassley:

    So we can just delay and delay and delay, if we don't vote for any more judges that Flake doesn't want to vote for until September, we still probably got plenty to do.

  3. New York:

    Who did Senate Republicans call when they couldn't get FBI Director Chris Wray on the phone last week, as they were trying to allay Jeff Flake's fears about the investigation ? Rod Rosenstein.

  4. Press Secretary Sarah Sanders:

    I think Senator Flake would serve Senator Flake constituents much better if Senator Flake was less focused on writing a book and attacking the president than passing legislation.

  5. Vincent Grashaw:

    A huge thing I learned playing Flake is that these child killers that we see on the news are a lot more like the rest of us than we think, it can just take a few wrong moves or hateful comments from the people around you for you to make a decision that will turn you into something entirely different.


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