Synonyms for flat

Synonyms for (noun) flat

Synonyms: apartment, flat

Definition: a suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house

Similar words: housing, living accommodations, lodging

Definition: structures collectively in which people are housed


Synonyms: flat

Definition: scenery consisting of a wooden frame covered with painted canvas; part of a stage setting

Similar words: scene, scenery

Definition: the painted structures of a stage set that are intended to suggest a particular locale

Usage: they worked all night painting the scenery


Synonyms: flat, flat tire

Definition: a deflated pneumatic tire

Similar words: pneumatic tire, pneumatic tyre

Definition: a tire made of reinforced rubber and filled with compressed air; used on motor vehicles and bicycles etc


Synonyms: flat

Definition: a shallow box in which seedlings are started

Similar words: box

Definition: a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid

Usage: he rummaged through a box of spare parts


Synonyms: flat, flatbed, flatcar

Definition: freight car without permanent sides or roof

Similar words: freight car

Definition: a railway car that carries freight


Synonyms: flat

Definition: a musical notation indicating one half step lower than the note named

Similar words: musical notation

Definition: (music) notation used by musicians


Synonyms: flat

Definition: a level tract of land

Usage: the salt flats of Utah

Similar words: plain, champaign, field

Definition: extensive tract of level open land

Usage: they emerged from the woods onto a vast open plain; he longed for the fields of his youth

Synonyms for (adjective) flat

Synonyms: flat

Definition: commercially inactive

Usage: flat sales for the month; prices remained flat; a flat market

Similar words: inactive

Definition: (pathology) not progressing or increasing; or progressing slowly


Synonyms: flat, matt, matte, matted, mat

Definition: not reflecting light; not glossy

Usage: flat wall paint; a photograph with a matte finish

Similar words: dull

Definition: emitting or reflecting very little light

Usage: a dull glow; dull silver badly in need of a polish; a dull sky


Synonyms: flat

Definition: having a relatively broad surface in relation to depth or thickness

Usage: flat computer monitors

Similar words: planar, two-dimensional

Definition: involving two dimensions


Synonyms: two-dimensional, flat, 2-dimensional

Definition: lacking the expected range or depth; not designed to give an illusion or depth

Usage: a film with two-dimensional characters; a flat two-dimensional painting

Similar words: multidimensional

Definition: having or involving or marked by several dimensions or aspects

Usage: multidimensional problems; a multidimensional proposition; a multidimensional personality


Synonyms: flat, plane, level

Definition: having a surface without slope, tilt in which no part is higher or lower than another

Usage: a flat desk; acres of level farmland; a plane surface; skirts sewn with fine flat seams

Similar words: even

Definition: being level or straight or regular and without variation as e.g. in shape or texture; or being in the same plane or at the same height as something else (i.e. even with)

Usage: an even application of varnish; an even floor; the road was not very even; the picture is even with the window


Synonyms: flat

Definition: horizontally level

Usage: a flat roof

Similar words: horizontal

Definition: parallel to or in the plane of the horizon or a base line

Usage: a horizontal surface


Synonyms: flat, prostrate

Definition: stretched out and lying at full length along the ground

Usage: found himself lying flat on the floor

Similar words: unerect

Definition: not upright in position or posture


Synonyms: monotone, monotonic, monotonous, flat

Definition: sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch

Usage: the owl's faint monotonous hooting

Similar words: unmodulated

Definition: characterized by lack of variation in pitch, tone, or volume

Usage: he lectured in an unmodulated voice edged with hysteria


Synonyms: categoric, categorical, flat, unconditional

Definition: not modified or restricted by reservations

Usage: a categorical denial; a flat refusal

Similar words: unqualified

Definition: not limited or restricted

Usage: an unqualified denial


Synonyms: flat

Definition: having lost effervescence

Usage: flat beer; a flat cola

Similar words: noneffervescent

Definition: not effervescent


Synonyms: bland, flat

Definition: lacking stimulating characteristics; uninteresting

Usage: a bland little drama; a flat joke

Similar words: unexciting, unstimulating

Definition: not stimulating


Synonyms: flat, flavorless, flavourless, bland, insipid, vapid, savorless, savourless

Definition: lacking taste or flavor or tang

Usage: a bland diet; insipid hospital food; flavorless supermarket tomatoes; vapid beer; vapid tea

Similar words: tasteless

Definition: lacking flavor


Synonyms: flat, compressed

Definition: flattened laterally along the whole length (e.g., certain leafstalks or flatfishes)

Similar words: thin

Definition: of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section

Usage: thin wire; a thin chiffon blouse; a thin book; a thin layer of paint