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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adj. - Made of or resembling small broken fragments adj. - Conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual;

Usage examples (39)
  • flaky soap
  • They lusted after his recipes, and most especially, whole baked apples wrapped in flaky pie crusts.
  • However, the stuff about her short career at Microsoft as a proxy for her being flaky is unwarranted.
  • I use the recipe from “Baking with Julia” and it turns out great, flaky from the shortening with rich flavor from the butter. for more
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