flaming


flaming

adjective

: having a bright or glowing red or orange color

: burning with bright flames

: very intense or strongly felt

Full Definition of FLAMING

1
:  resembling or suggesting a flame in color, brilliance, or wavy outline <the flaming sunset sky> <flaming red hair>
2
:  being on fire :  blazing <a flaming torch>
3
:  intense, passionate <flaming youth>
4
—used as an intensive <you flaming idiot>
flam·ing·ly adverb

Examples of FLAMING

  1. <a fancy restaurant serving eye-catching flaming desserts>
  2. <a flaming speech in support of basic human rights>

First Known Use of FLAMING

14th century

Rhymes with FLAMING

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