become flat


Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.become flat - lose sparkle or bouquetbecome flat - lose sparkle or bouquet; "wine and beer can pall"
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
References in periodicals archive ?
The two banks are expected to become flat even next year.
I sit here freezing in the winter, The life sinking out of me As my tires become flat.
The world has become flat, competition is global and the consumer is king," Norman observes.
The globe truly has become flat and workers struggle to adapt as jobs are outsourced, industries rise and fade in a heartbeat and opportunities increasingly go to the more educated and skilled.
Instead they are rough beams or broad plates that must still be put through several more processes before they become flat sheets or rectangular beams.
The second proposal was that the whole State Pension structure would become flat rate at around pounds 140 a week in today's prices.
I fear Ascot is being planned to become Flat racing's Cheltenham.
We had expected passenger activity to tail off and even become flat because of the weakening economy and the airlines' capacity reductions.
Mr Ford added, "Historically, German timber has been expensive compared to other products on offer in the UK, but due to a number of factors the German market has become flat, and mills there are looking to the UK to export their product.
A trellis-grown gourd will roll around on a round bottom, whereas the increasing weight of a gourd grown on the ground causes the shape to settle and become flat on one side.