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shallow

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low

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  • low
  • low-heeled
  • with low heels
  • without heels

still

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horizontal

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flat out

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a shallow box in which seedlings are started

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a musical notation indicating one half step lower than the note named

freight car without permanent sides or roof

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a deflated pneumatic tire

scenery consisting of a wooden frame covered with painted canvas

having a surface without slope, tilt in which no part is higher or lower than another

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having a relatively broad surface in relation to depth or thickness

not modified or restricted by reservations

stretched out and lying at full length along the ground

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lacking contrast or shading between tones

(of a musical note) lowered in pitch by one chromatic semitone

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flattened laterally along the whole length (e

lacking taste or flavor or tang

lacking stimulating characteristics

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having lost effervescence

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sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch

horizontally level

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lacking the expected range or depth

not reflecting light

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commercially inactive

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in a forthright manner

References in periodicals archive ?
Defending-champion Tampa Bay, with Jon Gruden, Warren Sapp and Keyshawn Johnson serving as the poster boys for self-indulgent petulance, fell flat on their overexposed faces.
Sadly his act fell flat as he appeared on stage apparently the worse for drink.
Ballet Stagium's Kuarup, dedicated to the present-day condition of Brazil's indians, fell flat.
The news, while up eight cents over the same quarter for the previous year, fell flat with analyst expectations of 11 cents per share.
After that, USC fell flat and the Rebels pulled away for a 92-83 victory Wednesday in front of 2,683 at the Sports Arena.
I knocked the first hurdle over and fell flat on my face.
Preston boss David Moyes snapped up the 22-year-old until the end of the season after his summer switch from Dundee to Toulouse fell flat.
Jazz fell flat with these otherwise vivid performers.
After that, USC fell flat and the Rebels got hot to pull away for a 92-83 victory Wednesday night at the Sports Arena.
As I ran back to the bleachers, I fell flat on my face.
ANAHEIM - One night after beating the hottest pitcher in baseball, the Angels fell flat against a pitcher making only his second career start in the majors.
I didn't see the "Wet Floor" sign, and I fell flat.