Definition of go flatting in English:

go flatting

phrase

Australian, NZ
  • Leave one's family home to live in a flat.

    ‘in my third year I left home and went flatting with David’
    • ‘He'd personally paid off her car and furniture and when, 6 months down the track, she'd said she was selling the house and going flatting with some friends from college, he'd been quite taken aback.’
    • ‘And then I went flatting and moved house every year or so.’
    • ‘Reading the first two articles in this series reminded me of some of the crazy things that happened when I first went flatting.’
    • ‘I blame the hostel food finally catching up to me, then going flatting and getting to choose my own food All The Time!’
    • ‘Many students go flatting while they study at university.’