Flaky - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfleɪki|  American pronunciation of the word flaky
Brit.  |ˈfleɪki|  British pronunciation of the word flaky

adjective

- made of or easily forming flakes (syn: flakey)
- conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual (syn: bizarre, eccentric, flakey, freakish, freaky, gonzo, off-the-wall, outlandish, outre)

Examples

Carrie's pretty flaky but she's fun to be with.

The pie's flaky crust encloses a fruit filling.

...a soap that promises to help me exfoliate all that dry, flaky skin I've apparently been carrying around...

Word forms

adjective
comparative: flakier
superlative: flakiest
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