Complete Definition of "flatter"

English
Pronunciation
audio|en-us-flatter.ogg|Audio (US)

Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ætÉ(r)|-ætÉ(r)

Category:English adjective comparative forms

Verb
en-verb (transitive and intransitive)
#To compliment someone, often insincerely and sometimes to win favour
#To enhance someone's vanity by praising them
#To portray something to advantage. To convey notions of the facts that are believed to be favorable to the hearer without certainty of the truthfulness of the notions conveyed.

Translations
French: flatter (1,2)
Polish: schlebiaÄ(1,2)

Noun
en-noun
#A type of hammer used by blacksmiths
French
Pronunciation
audio|en-us-flatter.ogg|Audio (US)

w:IPA|IPA: /fla.te/
w:SAMPA|SAMPA: /fla.te/

Adjective
flatter (comparative)

  1. comparative of|flat

Category:English transitive verbs
Category:English intransitive verbs

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