- the side of a person's or animal's body between the ribs and the hip；a cut of meat from the flank of an animal
- be on each or on one side of；guard or strengthen (a military force or position) from the side
noun: flank, plural noun: flanks
- 1. the side of a person's or animal's body between the ribs and the hip leaning against his horse's flanks 同義詞
- ▪ a cut of meat from the flank of an animal a thick flank of beef
- ▪ the side of a large object or structure the northern flank of the Rockies
- 2. the right or left side of a body of people such as an army, a naval force, or a soccer team the left flank of the Russian Third Army 同義詞
- ▪ the right or left side of a gaming area such as a chessboard.
- ▪ another term for wing forward
- 1. be on each or on one side of the three defendants stood in the dock, flanked by police officers cherry-red sofas flanked the enormous fireplace
- ▪ guard or strengthen (a military force or position) from the side the southern gate of the fortress is flanked by towers massive walls, defended by four flanking towers
- ▪ attack down or from the sides, or rake with gunfire from the sides the ship went straight through the enemy fleet and flanked them a flanking attack from the north-east
- at the side
- the side of a person's or animal's body between the ribs and the hip: leaning against his horse's flanks
- be on each or on one side of: the fireplace is flanked by built-in bookshelves
Oxford American Dictionary
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