F f


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /flæŋk/
    • /flæŋk/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /flæŋk/

Definition of flanks word

  • noun flanks Third-person singular simple present indicative form of flank. 1

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flanks popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 92% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for flanks

noun flanks

  • edges — Plural form of edge.
  • borders — administrative division of S Scotland, on the English border: 1,800 sq mi (4,662 sq km); pop. 101,000
  • rims — the outer edge, border, margin, or brink of something, especially of a circular object.
  • wings — either of the two forelimbs of most birds and of bats, corresponding to the human arms, that are specialized for flight.
  • hams — the second son of Noah, Gen. 10:1.

verb flanks

  • lines — a thickness of glue, as between two veneers in a sheet of plywood.
  • fringes — a decorative border of thread, cord, or the like, usually hanging loosely from a raveled edge or separate strip.

Top questions with flanks

  • what are flanks?
  • where are flanks located on the human body?
  • where are your flanks?
  • what are flanks on the body?

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