Synonyms of flak in English:


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1‘he has come in for a lot of flak from the press’

criticism, censure, disapproval, disapprobation, hostility, complaints
castigation, condemnation, denunciation
opprobrium, obloquy, calumny, calumniation, execration, excoriation, vilification, abuse, revilement, lambasting
informal brickbats, knocking, panning, slamming, tongue-lashing, a bad press
British informal stick, verbal, slagging off, slagging