flak


flak
flak UK US /flæk/ noun
(also flack) [U] strong criticism or opposition: catch/draw/get flak »

The company has been catching flak lately for its lack of customer service.

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Another provision that has drawn flak would prohibit lobbyists from serving on state boards and commissions.

[C] FLACK(Cf. ↑flack)

Financial and business terms. 2012.