[flak-uh-ree] /ˈflæk ə ri/
publicity and promotion; press-agentry.
Publicity; flack1, hype: A White House insider’s name, with enough flackery, can be sold like mouthwash (1960s+)
[flak] /flæk/ Slang. noun 1. . 2. . verb (used without object) 3. to serve as a press agent or publicist: to flack for a new rock group. verb (used with object) 4. to promote; publicize: to flack a new record. /flæk/ noun 1. (mainly US & Canadian) a press or publicity agent /flæk/ noun […]
[flak-uh n; French fla-kawn] /ˈflæk ən; French flaˈkɔ̃/ noun, plural flacons [flak-uh nz; French fla-kawn] /ˈflæk ənz; French flaˈkɔ̃/ (Show IPA) 1. a small bottle or flask with a stopper, especially one used for perfume. /French flakɔ̃/ noun 1. a small stoppered bottle or flask, such as one used for perfume
[flag] /flæg/ noun 1. a piece of cloth, varying in size, shape, color, and design, usually attached at one edge to a staff or cord, and used as the symbol of a nation, state, or organization, as a means of signaling, etc.; ensign; standard; banner; pennant. 2. Ornithology. the tuft of long feathers on the […]
[fluh-jel-uh] /fləˈdʒɛl ə/ noun 1. a plural of . [fluh-jel-uh m] /fləˈdʒɛl əm/ noun, plural flagella [fluh-jel-uh] /fləˈdʒɛl ə/ (Show IPA), flagellums. 1. Biology. a long, lashlike appendage serving as an organ of locomotion in protozoa, sperm cells, etc. 2. Botany. a runner. 3. Also called clavola. Entomology. (in an antenna) the whiplike portion above […]