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flake out

informal
phrasal verb with flake uk   us   /fleɪk/ verb [I]
UK to ​suddenly go to ​sleep or ​feelweak because you are ​extremelytired: I got ​home and ​flaked out on the ​sofa.
US to do something ​strange or not do what you are ​expected to do : I'm ​tired of relying on other ​people - they ​keepflaking out on me.
(Definition of flake out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flake out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 突然睡着, (因疲倦而)倒下…
in Chinese (Traditional) 突然睡著, (因疲倦而)倒下…
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