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To strike (someone) so as to make them fall down
“The purpose of modernisation is to flatten the pyramid, to push power downwards and re-enfranchise the rank-and-file.”
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Make or become flat or flatter
“His regular spot was left empty, the grass he would normally flatten sitting upright and proud.”
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To knock down or lay low
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“Plans to flatten a listed building for a TV show have been branded ridiculous by the grandson of the man who built it.”
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To press one's body tightly against a surface, such as a wall or floor, especially in order to avoid being seen or harmed
“My friend The Teacher would always say that Sunday is a day that can flatten you if you're not feeling on top of the world.”
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To defeat by a large margin
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“If you don't understand the rules, you're going to get flattened when you try to play.”
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To press one's body tightly against a surface, such as a wall or floor, especially in order to avoid being seen or harmed
“How do you put enough pressure on to the metal to flatten it?”
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To crush (something) with force so that it becomes flat, soft, or out of shape
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Open or spread out from a folded position
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To dishearten or demoralize one's spirit
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Reduce or cause to contract
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To render smooth, to remove roughness from
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Deflate someone's idea, feelings
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To make smooth or shiny
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Search or rummage through something
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To push steadily against with some force
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To make (hair) lie flat by applying a liquid to it
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To hit lightly and repeatedly with the flat of the hand to make smooth or flat
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To go to a lower level especially abruptly
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To stop the noise or speech of
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To disconcert or defeat
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Strike a surface noisily to attract attention, especially when waiting to be let in through a door
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