Synonyms of flannel in English:

flannel


See definition of flannel

noun

1‘she dabbed her face with a cold flannel’

SYNONYMS

facecloth, cloth

North American washcloth, washrag

Australian washer

2‘don't accept any flannel from salespeople’

SYNONYMS

smooth talk, flattery, blarney, blandishments, honeyed words

prevarication, hedging, equivocation, evasion, double-talk, doublespeak

nonsense, rubbish

spiel, soft soap, sweet talk, buttering up, weasel words, baloney, rot, waffle, hot air, poppycock, tripe, bosh, bunk

Irish codology

NZ Australian guyver, smoodging

ANTONYMS

straight-talking


verb

1‘she can tell if you're flannelling’

SYNONYMS

use flattery, talk blarney, flatter, pull the wool over someone's eyes

prevaricate, hedge, equivocate, be evasive, vacillate, blather, dodge the issue, evade the issue, stall

hum and haw

waffle, shilly-shally, soft-soap, sweet-talk, butter someone up, pussyfoot around

North American fast-talk

rare tergiversate