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Meaning of FLAMING

Pronunciation:  'fleyming

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke; "fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries"
  2. [adj]  resembling flame in brilliance or color; "maple trees ablaze in autumn"; "flaming autumn leaves"
  3. [adj]  lighted up by or as by fire or flame; "forests set ablaze (or afire) by lightning"; "even the car's tires were aflame"; "a night aflare with fireworks"; "candles alight on the tables"; "blazing logs in the fireplace"; "a burning cigarette"; "a flaming crackling fire"; "houses on fire"
  4. [adj]  very intense; "a fiery temper"; "flaming passions"
 

FLAMING is a 7 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: ablaze, ablaze(p), afire(p), aflame(p), aflare(p), alight(p), blazing, burning, colorful, colourful, fiery, fire, flame, hot, lighted, lit, on fire(p)
 
 See Also: blaze, blazing, burning, combustion, flare

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Flam"ing\, a.
1. Emitting flames; afire; blazing; consuming; illuminating.

2. Of the color of flame; high-colored; brilliant; dazzling.
   ``In flaming yellow bright.'' --Prior.

3. Ardent; passionate; burning with zeal; irrepressibly
   earnest; as, a flaming proclomation or harangue.

 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

flame

 
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