SMOOTH › smooth and level, with no curved, high, or hollow parts: a flat surface The countryside around here is very flat.
WITHOUT EMOTION › without any energy, interest, or emotion: Her voice sounded very flat.
WITHOUT AIR › If a tyre is flat, it does not contain enough air.
WITHOUT GAS › If a drink is flat, it does not contain enough bubbles of gas.
WITHOUT POWER UK › If a battery (= object which provides electricity) is flat, it does not contain any more electrical power.
a flat price/rate, etc › a price/rate, etc which is the same for everyone and does not change: He charges a flat rate of £15 an hour.
B flat/E flat, etc › the musical note that is between the note B/E, etc and the note below it
TOO LOW › A flat musical note sounds unpleasant because it is slightly lower than it should be.
LOW › Flat shoes do not raise your feet far from the ground.