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Definition 1: the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke - [noun denoting process]

Samples where flaming or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries

Synonyms for flaming in the sense of this definition

(flaming is a kind of ...) a process in which a substance reacts with oxygen to give heat and light

(... is a kind of flaming ) a strong flame that burns brightly

"the blaze spread rapidly"

(... is a kind of flaming ) a sudden burst of flame

(... is a kind of flaming ) the process of initiating combustion or catching fire

Definition 2: very intense - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where flaming or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a fiery temper
  • flaming passions

Synonyms for flaming in the sense of this definition

(flaming is similar to ...) extended meanings; especially of psychological heat; marked by intensity or vehemence especially of passion or enthusiasm

"a hot temper" "a hot topic" "a hot new book" "a hot love affair" "a hot argument"

Definition 3: informal intensifiers - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where flaming or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • what a bally (or blinking) nuisance
  • a bloody fool
  • a crashing bore
  • you flaming idiot

Synonyms for flaming in the sense of this definition

(flaming is similar to ...) not diminished or moderated in intensity or severity; sometimes used as an intensifier

"unmitigated suffering" "an unmitigated horror" "an unmitigated lie"

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