verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of flint
OTHER WORDS FROM flintflintlike, adjective
Words nearby flint
Definition for flint (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for flint
For more than an hour, they were all sitting there around the bedside — Flint, his wife and his sister-in-law.So You Got Vaccinated … And Then You Got COVID. Now What?|Maggie Koerth (email@example.com)|February 23, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Reyes, a Flint native who leads We the People Michigan, was expecting this.The Secret History of the Shadow Campaign That Saved the 2020 Election|Molly Ball|February 4, 2021|Time
Criminal charges and a class-action settlement may seem like the last chapter in Flint’s story, which has already begun to fade in public memory.
He admits that Flint used to be just “another town through which I’ve passed free of claim.”In ‘Standpipe,’ David Hardin offers poignant, fleeting reflections on the Flint water crisis|Kerri Arsenault|January 21, 2021|Washington Post
We must remember that the Flint water crisis is not some relic of the past.Ex-Michigan governor indicted for “willful neglect” in Flint water crisis|Jon Brodkin|January 14, 2021|Ars Technica
“If you are a waiter, you can make twice as much in Austin relative to Flint,” remarked Moretti.
That side is volunteering extensively in his hometown of Flint, and recently, pastoring Charity United Methodist Church.
The third eaglet was never found despite a search by the Flint Creek volunteers and the landowner.
Born in Flint, Michigan, Bragman says he was a “fat gay Jewish kid… who grew up to be a Martian.”How Howard Bragman Orchestrated Michael Sam’s Coming Out|Itay Hod|March 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Either way, a whistle, just a flint of music, rang out that Sunday.From Emmett Till to Jordan Davis, a Foolish, Lethal Fear of Black Teens|Joshua DuBois|February 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When the men worked on their flint points, Fleetfoot liked to play near the workshop.
While the men struck off large flint flakes, Fleetfoot played not far away.
Straightshaft let him try, but Fleetfoot was not strong enough to press off hard flint flakes.
Can you think of any way of removing little pieces of flint besides striking them off?
Scarface always used flakes of flint for the points of spears and javelins.