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English definition of “flame”

flame

verb [I/T] (SHOW ANGER)   /fleɪm/
to show anger by turning red : [I] His face flamed and he started stammering . 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 .
(Definition of flame verb (SHOW ANGER) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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