Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Noun: flint  flint
  1. A hard kind of stone; a form of silica more opaque than chalcedony
Adjective: flint  flint
  1. Showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings
    "his flint gaze";
    - flinty, granitic, obdurate, stony
Noun: Flint  flint
  1. A river in western Georgia that flows generally south to join the Chattahoochee River at the Florida border where they form the Apalachicola River
    - Flint River
     
  2. A city in southeast central Michigan near Detroit; automobile manufacturing

Derived forms: flints

See also: hardhearted, heartless

Type of: city, metropolis, river, silica, silicon dioxide, silicon oxide, urban center [US], urban centre [Brit, Cdn]

Part of: Empire State of the South, GA, Georgia, Great Lakes State, MI, Michigan, Peach State, Wolverine State

Encyclopedia: Flint, OH