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flame

noun [C/U]  us   /fleɪm/

flame noun [C/U] (LIGHT)

the hot light of a fire: [U] The logs in the fireplace burst into flame. The house was in flames (= burning).

flame

verb  us   /fleɪm/

flame verb (BURN)

[I] to burn brightly or more brightly: The fire suddenly flamed (up).

flame verb (SHOW ANGER)

[I/T] to show anger by turning red: [I] His face flamed and he started stammering. [I/T] If you flame someone you disagree with, you send insulting electronic messages about that person over the Internet : [T] He was flamed by several other people in the chat room.
Translations of “flame”
in Arabic لَهَب, شُعْلة…
in Korean 불꽃…
in Malaysian nyala…
in French flamme…
in Turkish alev, öfkeyle yazılmış ileti/e-posta…
in Italian fiamma…
in Chinese (Traditional) 火, 火焰, 火舌…
in Russian огонь, пламя, угроза или оскорбление в электронном виде…
in Polish płomień, bluzgi (= w mejlu, na forum…
in Vietnamese ngọn lửa…
in Spanish llama…
in Portuguese chama…
in Thai เปลวไฟ…
in German die Flamme…
in Catalan flama…
in Japanese 炎…
in Indonesian nyala…
in Chinese (Simplified) 火, 火焰, 火舌…
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