[ UK /flˈæn/ ]
[ US /ˈfɫæn/ ]
  1. open pastry filled with fruit or custard
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How To Use flan In A Sentence

  • Spoon the mixture into the prepared flan case and chill until set.
  • A 'the time we lay there it lowped and flang and capered and span like a teetotum, and whiles we could hear it skelloch as it span. David Balfour, a sequel to Kidnapped.
  • Still, the crêpe was even oilier - thick, flabby and barely hot, with the flavour of an onion-soaked flannel. Times, Sunday Times
  • Put a drop of peppermint oil on a flannel or tea towel. The Sun
  • We approached from one flank. Anti-Ice
  • Flanagan and McCulloch were co-writers on the television series 'Sleepers'.
  • Two flannels, draped across this, were mermaids, who swam and flopped and basked on islands of flesh.
  • Some days earlier, they'd left the hill country behind for the flanks of the mountains. A Time of War
  • The forwards also seemed intent on glory as several rolling mauls were stopped dead in their tracks when the wingers were standing idle and unmarked on the flanks.
  • A flanking attack on Antigonus' troops from Spartan light infantry stationed in the Oenus valley was thwarted by an aggressive cavalry attack led by the Achaean general Philopoemen.
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