The definition of a flaker is a person who does not meet commitments.
An example of a flaker is a person who regularly doesn't show up for dates or appointments.
Variant of flake
- a small, thin mass: a flake of snow
- a thin piece or layer split off or peeled off from anything; chip
- ☆ Slang an eccentric, unbalanced, or irrational person
Origin of flakeMiddle English ; from Scandinavian as in Norwegian flak, ice floe, Old Norse flakna, to flake off ; from Indo-European an unverified form plāg, flat ; from base an unverified form plā- from source plain