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There are 7 meanings of the word Flack.

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Flack - as a noun

A slick spokesperson who can turn any criticism to the advantage of their employer

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
flack catcherflak11flak catcher

Intense adverse criticism

Example: "Clinton directed his fire at the republican party"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Artillery designed to shoot upward at airplanes

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
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Flack - as a verb

To flutter; palpitate.

To hang loosely; flag.

To beat by flapping.

To publicise, to promote.

Example Sentences

"The politician received a lot of flack for his controversial statements."
"The company's new advertising campaign drew flack from various critics."
"She faced flack from her colleagues after making an error at work."
"The celebrity's personal life often attracts flack from the media."
"The decision to close the local school received flack from parents and students."
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Word Game Points

Is FLACK a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, flack is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

FLACK has a SCRABBLE points total of 14.

Is FLACK a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, flack is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
FLACK has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 16.

Is FLACK a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, flack is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
FLACK has a WORDFEUD points total of 15.

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