flat

(redirected from falling flat)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Related to falling flat: gunning for, fell flat
References in periodicals archive ?
Ladbrokes has the estranged wife of Sir Paul McCartney at 5-6 to be the first to go, and a 50-1 long-shot to win it after her latest USA charm offensive appeared to be falling flat.
LANCASTER - That thud you heard emanating from the High Desert on Wednesday night was the California League's most productive offense falling flat on its face.
I ran to get the ball and slipped, falling flat on my butt.