flour

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈflaʊər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/flaʊr, ˈflaʊɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(flouər, flouər)


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flour

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [self-rising, tempura, plain, wheat, all-purpose] flour
  2. a [half pound, bag] of flour
  3. [half a, one] cup of flour
  4. a [pinch, sprinkle, tablespoon] of flour
  5. [add, mix, blend, fold] in the flour
  6. strain out any lumps of flour
  7. the [batter, dough] needs more flour
  8. add flour to [make, thicken, prevent, keep]
  9. add the flour and [eggs, salt, pepper, breadcrumbs, sugar, baking powder]
  10. pour the flour in a [bowl, container]
  11. [coated, covered, cooked] in flour
  12. made with (just) flour and [eggs, water, bread crumbs]
v
  1. flour the [meat, chicken, surface, pastry, onions]
  2. flour before [baking, cooking, frying]
  3. flour [your hands, the board, the surface]
  4. flour it to [thicken, ensure, prevent, allow for, give]
  5. [lightly, evenly, generously] flour
n as adj
  1. an [old, active] flour mill
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