Thesaurus

flash points

noun , plural of flash point

Synonyms and Antonyms of flash points

1 a potentially explosive place or situation
  • that troubled region remains one of the world's most dangerous flash points
Synonyms of flash points
Words Related to flash points
2 a time or state of affairs requiring prompt or decisive action
  • tensions between the two longtime adversaries were at a flash point
Synonyms of flash points
Words Related to flash points
Phrases Synonymous with flash points

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up flash points? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a haphazard or makeshift solution

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!