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Synonyms for flatter
ˈflæt ərflat·ter

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. flatter

    To caress is less than to embrace; more dignified and less familiar than to fondle. A visitor caresses a friend's child; a mother fondles her babe. Fondling is always by touch; caressing may be also by words, or other tender and pleasing attentions.

    See synonyms for AFFRONT.

    Synonyms:
    caress, coddle, court, embrace, fondle, kiss, pamper, pet

    Preposition:
    Caressed by or with the hand; caressed by admirers, at court.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. flatter, blandishverb

    praise somewhat dishonestly

    Synonyms:
    blandish

    Antonyms:
    pick at, belittle, disparage

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. flatterverb

    Synonyms:
    blandish, cajole, wheedle, compliment

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "flatter":

    patronize, soothe

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How to use flatter in a sentence?

  1. Unknown:

    The more you run over a dead cat, the flatter it gets.

  2. Louis Aragon:

    There exists a black kingdom which the eyes of man avoid because its landscape fails signally to flatter them. This darkness, which he imagines he can dispense with in describing the light, is error with its unknown characteristics. Error is certainty's constant companion. Error is the corollary of evidence. And anything said about truth may equally well be said about error: the delusion will be no greater.

  3. Stephen Cohen:

    Interest rates are really starting to bite. Cash is now expensive. Cross-border flows are being driven by 'how do I get away from negative yields', as rates go lower and curves go flatter, finding yield by extending duration is clearly running out of steam.

  4. Samantha Stosur:

    Mallorca has been a nice relaxed start to the grasscourt swing, all in all, being on the grass for five days it's going pretty well. Just finding a way to get the ball shooting through and hitting flatter.

  5. Stephen Cohen:

    As rates go lower and curves go flatter, finding yield by extending duration is clearly running out of steam.


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