Translation of "flake" - English-Portuguese dictionary

flake

noun uk /fleɪk/ us /fleɪk/

a small, flat, thin piece of something

floco, descamação
flakes of skin
verb uk /fleɪk/ /fleɪk/

to come off in small, flat, thin pieces

descamar-se, soltar-se
The paint was flaking off the walls.

(Translation of “flake” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)