flak in a sentence

Example sentences for flak

The plane was still flying through a stream of flak as he reasoned it out.
Naturally it was the foreign company that took all the flak.
To be a president, they agreed, you need a fair amount of confidence and you have to be comfortable taking flak.
Armed police in flak vests surged into her apartment.
The center met with a barrage of flak when it co-sponsored a course in alternative medicine at the medical college last winter.
He gets flak for his collection of plaid golf pants, which he makes friends wear when they lose wagers.
Carter's missed shot was overshadowed only by something for which he received even more flak.
Some had weapons, flak jackets and bulletproof vests, he said.
Drug companies take a lot of flak for spending as much as they do on marketing and advertising.
The police were equipped with flak jackets, tear gas launchers shotguns, and telescopic rifles.
Unlike three decades ago, though, this time round technology received considerable flak for fuelling them.
He has dodged obstacles, braved the flak, and kept his eye on his goals.
He spray-painted a picture of a peace dove in a flak jacket that was captured in a sniper's crosshairs.
Plans to internationalize the airline industry run into flak.
The storied unit caught flak repeatedly during some of the toughest missions of the war.

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