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Synonyms for flakefleɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. snowflake, flake(noun)

    a crystal of snow

    Synonyms:
    flake, 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, flake, 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, flake, 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, flake, 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

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