Flame synonyms

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A brightness; vivid display; flash
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A brief wavering blaze of light.
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(Figuratively) A small amount of something, such as an idea, that has the potential to become something greater, just as a spark can start a fire.
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A flicker is defined as a tiny movement of light, or an expression of emotion that comes and goes quickly.
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Fire
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To make or produce by the application of fire or burning heat.
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To undergo or cause to undergo oxidation.
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Tending to violence; explosive:
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To build or fuel (a fire).
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Thick smoke resulting from a slow fire.
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A rapid, persistent chemical change that releases heat and light and is accompanied by flame, especially the exothermic oxidation of a combustible substance:
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A light produced by a body heated to luminosity; incandescence.
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(Slang) Strong sexual attraction or desire. Used with the.
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A girl who is someone's friend
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A person or thing hated
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A device, such as a flashbulb, flashgun, or flash lamp, used to produce such illumination.
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The definition of a gleam is a brief flash of light or a weak light that lasts for awhile.
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Infatuation.
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(Dated) A male lover; a boyfriend.
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Giving off sparks when struck with steel
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Present participle of burn.
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To move one's weight backwards or forwards onto the tips or tails of one's skis or snowboard so only the tip or tail is in contact with the snow.
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A person who greatly enjoys something or has great affection for something
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Flashing or sudden, like lightning
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(Med.) Of, caused by, or characterized by inflammation
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Playing lightly and gracefully over a subject
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A large ornamental candlestick.
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A deceptive hope, goal, or influence; delusion
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A feeling of devotion or adoration toward God or a god.
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(Physics) Any emission of light that cannot be attributed merely to the temperature of the emitting body.
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(Slang) A very agreeable person or an excellent thing
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To shine intensely and blindingly:
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The definition of a conflagration is a massive destructive fire.
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To cause to burn; ignite.
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(Internet slang) vitriolic criticism
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Synonym Study

  • Glare implies a steady, unpleasantly bright light the glare of a bare light bulb
  • Glow suggests a steady, warm, subdued light without flame or blaze the glow of burning embers
  • Flare implies a sudden, bright, unsteady light shooting up into darkness the flare of a torch
  • Flicker suggests an unsteady, fluttering flame, esp. one that is dying out the last flicker of his oil lamp
  • Blaze suggests a hot, intensely bright, relatively large and steady fire a roaring blaze in the hearth
  • Flame generally refers to a single, shimmering, tonguelike emanation of burning gas the flame of a candle
Find another word for flame. In this page you can discover 49 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for flame, like: blaze, flare, spark, flicker, will-o'-the-wisp, burn, oxidize, volatile, kindle, smolder and ember.