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flaming

adjective

Simple Definition of flaming

  • : having a bright or glowing red or orange color

  • : burning with bright flames

  • : very intense or strongly felt

Full Definition of flaming

  1. 1 :  resembling or suggesting a flame in color, brilliance, or wavy outline <the flaming sunset sky> <flaming red hair>

  2. 2 :  being on fire :  blazing <a flaming torch>

  3. 3 :  intense, passionate <flaming youth>

  4. 4 —used as an intensive <you flaming idiot>

flam·ing·lyplay adverb

Examples of flaming

  1. <a fancy restaurant serving eye-catching flaming desserts>

  2. <a flaming speech in support of basic human rights>



14th Century

First Known Use of flaming

14th century

Rhymes with flaming



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