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flat tyre

This page is about the collocation flat tyre

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

a tyre that doesn't have enough air in it

For example

  • Oh no! It looks like we've got a flat tyre.

  • Something doesn't feel right. I think one of the tyres might be a bit flat.

Quick Quiz

If you've got a flat tyre, you should

a. let some air out

b. pump it up

c. infiltrate it

Contributor: Matt Errey