how to pronounce flay

/ˈflɛɪ/

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flay is pronounced in one syllable

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flɛɪ

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An example use of flay in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… march had been with flay for a decade by …”

meanings of flay

verb:

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

noun:

  1. A fright; a scare.
  2. Fear; a source of fear; a formidable matter; a fearsome or repellent-looking individual.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to flay

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