5 letter words starting with fla

Looking for a clue for todays Wordle or another Word game? Look no further! We got you covered. We got quite a few plausible five letter words starting with fla.

  • FLABS
  • FLACK
  • FLAFF
  • FLAGS
  • FLAIL
  • FLAIR
  • FLAKE
  • FLAKS
  • FLAKY
  • FLAME
  • FLAMM
  • FLAMS
  • FLAMY
  • FLANE
  • FLANK
  • FLANS
  • FLAPS
  • FLARE
  • FLARY
  • FLASH
  • FLASK
  • FLATS
  • FLAVA
  • FLAWN
  • FLAWS
  • FLAWY
  • FLAXY
  • FLAYS

Sometimes the solution is an uncommon word, then It’s time to learn something new. Here’s the definition of a few of these words:


Definition of flans

flans (noun)

  1. Baked tart with sweet or savoury filling in an open-topped pastry case. (Compare quiche.)
  2. (Belize) A dessert of congealed custard, often topped with caramel, especially popular in Spanish-speaking countries.
  3. A coin die. (Compare planchet.)

flans (noun)

  1. A fan of the U.S. TV series Firefly.

Definition of flash

flash (noun)

  1. A device that produces a short flash of light to help illuminate a scene, mostly for night-time or indoors photography.

flash (noun)

  1. A sudden, short, temporary burst of light.
  2. A very short amount of time.
  3. A flashlight; an electric torch.
  4. A sudden and brilliant burst, as of genius or wit.
  5. Material left around the edge of a moulded part at the parting line of the mould.
  6. (Cockney) The strips of bright cloth or buttons worn around the collars of market traders.
  7. A pattern where each prop is thrown and caught only once.
  8. A language, created by a minority to maintain cultural identity, that cannot be understood by the ruling class.
  9. A preparation of capsicum, burnt sugar, etc., for colouring liquor to make it look stronger.
  10. A form of military insignia.
  11. Any of various lycaenid butterflies of the genera Artipe, Deudorix and Rapala.
  12. A tattoo flash.
  13. The sudden sensation of being "high" after taking a recreational drug.
  14. A newsflash.

flash (verb)

  1. To cause to shine briefly or intermittently.
  2. To blink; to shine or illuminate intermittently.
  3. To be visible briefly.
  4. To make visible briefly.
  5. To briefly, and often unintentionally, expose one's naked body or underwear, or part of it, in public. (Contrast streak.)
  6. To show or expose an "inappropriate" part of the body to someone for humorous reasons or as an act of contempt.
  7. To break forth like a sudden flood of light; to show a momentary brilliance.
  8. To flaunt; to display in a showy manner.
  9. To communicate quickly.
  10. To move, or cause to move, suddenly.
  11. To telephone a person, only allowing the phone to ring once, in order to request a call back.
  12. (of liquid) To evaporate suddenly. (See flash evaporation.)
  13. To climb (a route) successfully on the first attempt.
  14. To write to the memory of (an updatable component such as a BIOS chip or games cartridge).
  15. (glassmaking) To cover with a thin layer, as objects of glass with glass of a different colour.
  16. (glassmaking) To expand (blown glass) into a disc.
  17. To send by some startling or sudden means.
  18. To burst out into violence.
  19. To perform a flash.
  20. To release the pressure from a pressurized vessel.
  21. To trick up in a showy manner.
  22. To strike and throw up large bodies of water from the surface; to splash.

flash (adjective)

  1. Expensive-looking and demanding attention; stylish; showy.
  2. (of a person) Having plenty of ready money.
  3. (of a person) Liable to show off expensive possessions or money.
  4. Occurring very rapidly, almost instantaneously.
  5. Relating to thieves and vagabonds.

flash (noun)

  1. A pool.
  2. A reservoir and sluiceway beside a navigable stream, just above a shoal, so that the stream may pour in water as boats pass, and thus bear them over the shoal.

Definition of flats

flats (noun)

  1. An area of level ground.
  2. A note played a semitone lower than a natural, denoted by the symbol ♭ placed after the letter representing the note (e.g., B♭) or in front of the note symbol (e.g. ♭♪).
  3. A flat tyre/tire.
  4. (in the plural) A type of ladies' shoes with very low heels.
  5. (in the plural) A type of flat-soled running shoe without spikes.
  6. A thin, broad brush used in oil and watercolor/watercolour painting.
  7. The flat part of something:
  8. A wide, shallow container or pallet.
  9. (mail) A large mail piece measuring at least 8 1/2 by 11 inches, such as catalogs, magazines, and unfolded paper enclosed in large envelopes.
  10. A railroad car without a roof, and whose body is a platform without sides; a platform car or flatcar.
  11. A flat-bottomed boat, without keel, and of small draught.
  12. A subset of n-dimensional space that is congruent to a Euclidean space of lower dimension.
  13. A straw hat, broad-brimmed and low-crowned.
  14. A flat sheet for use on a bed.
  15. A platform on a wheel, upon which emblematic designs etc. are carried in processions.
  16. A horizontal vein or ore deposit auxiliary to a main vein; also, any horizontal portion of a vein not elsewhere horizontal.
  17. A dull fellow; a simpleton.
  18. (technical, theatre) A rectangular wooden structure covered with masonite, lauan, or muslin that depicts a building or other part of a scene, also called backcloth and backdrop.
  19. Any of various hesperiid butterflies that spread their wings open when they land.
  20. An early kind of toy soldier having a flat design.

flats (verb)

  1. To make a flat call; to call without raising.
  2. To become flat or flattened; to sink or fall to an even surface.
  3. To fall from the pitch.
  4. To depress in tone, as a musical note; especially, to lower in pitch by half a tone.
  5. To make flat; to flatten; to level.
  6. To render dull, insipid, or spiritless; to depress.

flats (noun)

  1. An apartment, usually on one level and usually consisting of more than one room.

flats (verb)

  1. To beat or strike; pound
  2. To dash or throw
  3. To dash, rush

Definition of flays

flays (verb)

  1. To cause to fly; put to flight; drive off (by frightening).
  2. To frighten; scare; terrify.
  3. To be fear-stricken.

flays (verb)

  1. To strip skin off
  2. To lash