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Synonyms for flatten
ˈflæt n

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flatten(verb)

    make flat or flatter

    "flatten a road"; "flatten your stomach with these exercises"

    Synonyms:
    drop, flatten out

    Antonyms:
    sharpen

  2. flatten, flatten out(verb)

    become flat or flatter

    "The landscape flattened"

    Synonyms:
    drop, flatten out

    Antonyms:
    sharpen

  3. flatten, drop(verb)

    lower the pitch of (musical notes)

    Synonyms:
    unload, fell, dribble, send packing, drop off, dismiss, drop down, sink, drip, degenerate, deteriorate, overleap, strike down, leave out, throw, cast, cut down, pretermit, put down, neglect, devolve, expend, send away, set down, swing, shake off, throw off, throw away, dangle, drop, flatten out, discharge, spend, overlook, knock off, miss, cast off, shed, omit

    Antonyms:
    sharpen

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. flatten(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    make flat

  2. flatten(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    become flat

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    shave

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How to use flatten in a sentence?

  1. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo:

    Were doing everything to flatten the curve, i dont think we are going to be able to flatten the curve enough to meet the capacity of the health care system.

  2. United States:

    It's very, very important, again, that we do what the professionals are telling us to do, which is flatten that curve, take all the appropriate measures for United States in the military.

  3. Rebecca Siegel:

    The continued decline in the cancer death rate over the past 25 years is really good news and was a little bit of a surprise, only because the other leading causes of death in the US are starting to flatten. So we've been wondering if that's going to happen for cancer as well, but so far it hasn't.

  4. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    The message of 2014 has been as the potential for Fed rate hikes has increased, the long end has done nothing but rally. I think the yield curve is going to flatten at a level previously thought unthinkable.

  5. Dan Field:

    The best thing everybody can do to help the medical profession as follow the rules set down to flatten the curve by minimizing contact and risk of infection. Only go to the emergency department if you are sicker than a dog and feel like you are heading towards death, otherwise, find some way of triaging yourself through telemedicine and similar no-contact communication.


Translations for flatten

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  • سطحArabic
  • изравнявам, просвам, изглаждамBulgarian
  • planejarCatalan, Valencian
  • rozdrtit, splácnout se, zplacatit, splácnout, zplacatit se, zploštit, uzemnit, zploštit se, srazit k zemiCzech
  • jævneDanish
  • plattmachen, flachmachen, plättenGerman
  • achatar, aplanarSpanish
  • صاف کردنPersian
  • litistää, tasoittaaFinnish
  • aplatirFrench
  • presegarIdo
  • appiattirsi, appiattire, atterrareItalian
  • whakatūpā, takapapaMāori
  • pletten, aandrukkenDutch
  • równać, spłaszczyć, zwalić, położyć, zwalać, spłaszczyć się, wyrównać się, wyrównać, kłaśćPolish
  • achatar, derrubarPortuguese
  • aplatiza, nivela, neteziRomanian
  • разгла́живать, расплю́щивать, разма́зать, раска́тывать, разгла́дить, раската́ть, расплю́щить, плю́щитьRussian
  • platta tillSwedish

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