Übersetzung von “flare” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /fleər/ us /fler/

to burn brightly either for a short time or not regularly

The flame above the oil well flared (up) into the dark sky.

also flare up When something bad such as violence, pain, or anger flares (up), it suddenly starts or gets much worse. (of something bad) to suddenly start or get much worse

explodir, intensificar-se
Violence flared up again last night.
Tempers flared after a three-hour delay at the Airport yesterday.

to (cause to) become wider

alargar-se, dilatar-se
The horse’s nostrils flared.
He flared his nostrils in rage.
The skirt fits tightly over the hips and flares just below the knees.
noun uk /fleər/ us /fler/

a sudden increase in the brightness of a fire

There was a sudden flare when she threw the petrol onto the fire.

a very bright light or coloured smoke that can be used as a signal, or a device that produces this

We set off a flare to help guide our rescuers.
flares UK

trousers that get wider below the knee

calças boca-de-sino

(Übersetzung von “flare” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)