flare-up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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flare-upnoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈfleə.rʌp/  us   /ˈfler.ʌp/
a ​situation in which something such as ​violence, ​pain, or ​angersuddenlystarts or gets much ​worse: There was another flare-up ofriotinglater that ​day.
(Definition of flare-up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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flare-upnoun [C]

 us   /ˈfleərˌʌp/
a ​suddenincrease in or ​occasion of something such as an ​illness, ​violence, or an ​expression of ​emotion: a flare-up of ​arthritis There were flare-ups of ​anger during the ​longmeetings.
(Definition of flare-up from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flare-up”
in Chinese (Simplified) (暴力、疼痛或愤怒)爆发,突发,加剧…
in Chinese (Traditional) (暴力、疼痛或憤怒)爆發,突發,加劇…
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