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Definición de “flake” en inglés

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flakenoun [C]

uk   us   /fleɪk/

flake noun [C] (SMALL PIECE)

a small, thin piece of something, especially if it has come from a surface covered with a layer of something: flakes of snow soap flakes This room needs decorating - flakes of paint keep coming off the walls.

flake noun [C] (PERSON)

US informal a person you cannot trust to remember things or to do what they promise, or someone who behaves in a strange way

flakeverb [I]

uk   us   /fleɪk/
to come off a surface in small, thin pieces: Patches of skin are starting to flake off.
Phrasal verbs
Traducciones de “flake”
en árabe رُقاقة…
en coreano 조각…
in Malaysian kepingan…
en francés flocon…
en turco ince tabaka, parçacık, tane…
en italiano scaglia, fiocco…
en chino (tradicionál) 小片, 小薄片, (尤指)碎片…
en ruso чешуйка, снежинка…
en polaco płatek…
in Vietnamese bông tuyết…
en español copo…
en portugués floco, descamação…
in Thai ชิ้นย่อยที่แตกออกมา…
en alemán die Flocke…
en catalán escata, floc…
en japonés 小片…
in Indonesian kepingan…
en chino (simplificado) 小片, 小薄片, (尤指)碎片…
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