Definitions For Flat


  • A suite of rooms usually on one floor of an apartment house
  • Scenery consisting of a wooden frame covered with painted canvas; part of a stage setting
  • A deflated pneumatic tire
  • A shallow box in which seedlings are started
  • Freight car without permanent sides or roof
  • A musical notation indicating one half step lower than the note named
  • A level tract of land
  • A level area of land
  • A flat part or surface
  • A musical note that is one semitone lower than a specified note


  • Commercially inactive
  • Not reflecting light; not glossy
  • Having a relatively broad surface in relation to depth or thickness
  • Lacking the expected range or depth; not designed to give an illusion or depth
  • Having a surface without slope, tilt in which no part is higher or lower than another
  • Horizontally level
  • Stretched out and lying at full length along the ground
  • Sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch
  • Not modified or restricted by reservations
  • Having lost effervescence
  • Lacking stimulating characteristics; uninteresting
  • Lacking taste or flavor or tang
  • Flattened laterally along the whole length (e.g., certain leafstalks or flatfishes)


  • Lacking contrast or shading between tones
  • (of a musical note) lowered in pitch by one chromatic semitone


  • In a forthright manner; candidly or frankly
  • With flat sails


  • On or against a flat surface
  • In the position of someone or something that is lying spread out on the ground or another surface
  • Exactly or precisely

Is Flat a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Flat is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Flat in a Sentence

  • The flat top of the table
  • The flat landscape of the prairie
  • Coins are usually round and flat.
  • The flat of your hand
  • The flat of a sword
  • Lay the map flat on the desk.
  • He slipped and landed flat on his back.
  • We asked for more time but they turned us down flat.

Synonyms for Flat

Antonyms for Flat

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