Examples of flameout in a Sentence
Fans were disappointed by the team's flameout in the play-offs.
before her sudden, self-inflicted flameout, she was one of the state's brightest political stars
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Following a spectacular flameout of a performance moments before the ball dropped in Times Square last year, Mariah Carey is giving New Year’s Eve another chance.
The Clippers’ locker-room chemistry has been questioned repeatedly after a series of postseason flameouts in recent years.
Harding became a public enemy following Kerrigan's injury, and had a major flameout during the Olympics despite her talent on the ice.
After his noisy flameout as communications director in July, Scaramucci has eagerly courted publicity.
In an industry known for producing flameouts, the consistent returns have drawn investors to Bridgewater despite Mr. Dalio’s idiosyncratic leadership style, which has included frequent management shake-ups.
These investors typically have long-term horizons and are less prone to flameouts than hedge funds, which can close their doors after a few bad quarters.
Through Facebook, investigators memorize faces and gang tattoos, and follow the flare-ups and flameouts of relationships.
A future trivia question and historical footnote, the spectacular ten-day flameout of Anthony Scaramucci qualifies as the most entertaining episode yet of the ongoing reality show that is the Trump presidency.
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First Known Use of flameout
Synonymsdecline, dégringolade, demise, descent, down, downfall, fall, comedown, Götterdämmerung
Antonymsaggrandizement, ascent, exaltation, rise, up
Related Wordsbreakdown, burnout, collapse, crash, meltdown, ruin, undoing; defeat, disappointment, reversal, setback; bottom, nadir; abasement, disgrace, humiliation
Near Antonymsadvance, headway, progress; flower, heyday, prime
Definition of flame out
Examples of flame out in a Sentence
even at the reception, some were predicting that the marriage would flame out before the fancy china ever got used
First Known Use of flame out
flame out Synonyms
Synonymsbomb, collapse, crater, fail, flop, flunk, fold, founder, miss, strike out, tank, wash out
Antonymsclick, come off, deliver, go, go over, pan out, succeed, work out
Related Wordsflounder, struggle; decline, sink, skid, slip, slump, wane; crash, crumble, miscarry, misfire; go under; implode, self-destruct
Near Antonymscook, flourish, prosper, thrive; prevail, triumph, win
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