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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. Viviana Martinez-Bianchi:

    While the rest of the country did quarantine or was able to stay home to flatten that curve... the Latinx community continued to go to work, so what we're seeing is now all these people who have been essential workers, who worked without even the masking and the protection that was legally required during the time of their jobs, are now becoming infected by the virus.

  2. Governor Phil Murphy:

    Our efforts to flatten the curve are starting to pay off.

  3. 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.

  4. The Governor:

    Ninety-two percent of our state's 105 counties have moderate or high levels of community transmission, i know we all want this to be over, we all want to turn to some semblance of normal but we can not return... until this virus is under control, until we flatten the curve, until a vaccine is available, widely distributed and vaccination rates are significant.

  5. Hilaire Belloc:

    I shoot the Hippopotamus with bullets made of platinum, because if I use the leaden one his hide is sure to flatten em.


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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