flatten out - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyflatten out
he/she/itflattens out
present participleflattening out
past tenseflattened out
past participleflattened out
  1. 1
    same as flatten
  2. 2
    business if the price or amount of something flattens out, or if something flattens it out, it becomes lower or less likely to change

    This agreement is expected to flatten out the price of crude oil.

See also main entry: flatten