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English definition of “flak”


noun     /flæk/
[U] (also flack) strong criticism or opposition : catch/draw/get flak The company has been catching flak lately for its lack of customer service . Another provision that has drawn flak would prohibit lobbyists from serving on state boards and commissions .
[C] →  flack
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