Flyouts vs Flouts – What’s the difference?

Flyouts vs Flouts - What's the difference?
As a noun flyouts is .

As a verb flouts is (flout).

flyouts

English

Noun

(head)

  • flouts

    English

    Verb

    (head)

  • (flout)
  • Anagrams

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    flout

    English

    Verb

  • To express contempt for the rules by word or action.
  • * 2012 , The Economist, Sep 29th 2012 issue, Tax alchemy: Tech’s avoidance
  • The manoeuvres of Microsoft and HP appear to comply with the letter of the regulations, even if they flout their spirit.
  • To scorn.
  • * Walton
  • Phillida flouts me.
  • * Byron
  • Three gaudy standards flout the pale blue sky.

    Usage notes

    * Do not confuse with flaunt.

    Noun

    (en noun )

  • The act by which something is flouted.
  • * 2012 , John Flowerdew, Discourse in English Language Education (page 97)
  • A flout is when someone deliberately and ostentatiously contravenes a maxim.