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flame 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/flām/,
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flames, plural;
  1. Burn and give off flames
    • - a great fire flamed in an open fireplace
  2. Set (something) alight
    • - warm the whiskey slightly, pour over the lobster, and flame it
  3. Shine or glow like a flame
    • - her thick hair flamed against the light
  4. (of an intense emotion) Appear suddenly and fiercely
    • - hope flamed in her
  5. (of a person's face) Suddenly become red with intense emotion, esp. anger or embarrassment
    • - Jess's cheeks flamed
  6. Send (someone) abusive or vitriolic electronic mail messages, typically in a quick exchange

Noun
  1. A hot glowing body of ignited gas that is generated by something on fire
    • - the flame of a candle
    • - a sheet of flame blocked my escape
  2. A thing compared to a flame's ability to burn fiercely or be extinguished
    • - the flame of hope burns brightly here
    • - the sound of his laughter fanned the flame of anger to new heights
  3. A cause that generates passionate feelings
    • - her father had been keeper of the formalist flame
  4. A brilliant orange-red color
    • - a flame-red trench coat
  5. A vitriolic or abusive message sent via electronic mail, typically in quick response to another message
    • - flames about inexperienced users posting stupid messages

  1. fire: the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke; "fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries"
  2. flare: shine with a sudden light; "The night sky flared with the massive bombardment"
  3. be in flames or aflame; "The sky seemed to flame in the Hawaiian sunset"
  4. criticize harshly, usually via an electronic medium; "the person who posted an inflammatory message got flamed"
  5. (flaming) bally(a): informal intensifiers; "what a bally (or blinking) nuisance"; "a bloody fool"; "a crashing bore"; "you flaming idiot"
  6. (flaming) fiery: very intense; "a fiery temper"; "flaming passions"
  7. A flame (from Latin '''') is the visible (light-emitting) gaseous part of a fire. It is caused by a highly exothermic reaction (for example, combustion, a self-sustaining oxidation reaction) taking place in a thin zone. ...
  8. FLAME (born Marcus T. Gray) is a Christian Hip-Hop recording artist with Clear Sight Music. He has released four albums including: self-titled FLAME, Rewind, Our World Fallen, and Our World Redeemed. His latest album, Our World Redeemed, was nominated for a Grammy Award. ...
  9. Flame is the twelfth studio album for singer Patti LaBelle, released on MCA Records in 1997. Executive produced by LaBelle, the album featured songs from the likes of Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, who contributed to much of the compositions and productions on the record while other producers ...
  10. Flame was a Japanese boy band. Their sound was originally pop with a hip-hop influence until late 2003, when they attempted a more urban sound. In 2008, English-born singer-songwriter Lee Taylor joined the band altering their sound dramatically. ...
  11. "Flame" is a single by the Irish pop rock quintet, Bell X1, and the second to be taken from the band's third album Flock. It was released on 10 March 2006. It entered the Irish Singles Chart on 16 March 2006, spending four weeks there and peaking at #12.
  12. The Kasakela chimpanzee community is an inhabited community of wild Eastern chimpanzees that lives in Gombe National Park near Lake Tanganyika in Tanzania. The community was the subject of Dr. Jane Goodall's pioneering study that began in 1960, and studies have continued ever since. ...
  13. The visible part of fire; A romantic partner or lover in usually short-lived but passionate affair; Intentionally insulting criticism or remark meant to incite anger; A brilliant reddish orange-gold fiery colour. ...
  14. (flamed) Cooked or seared over open flames; Of or pertaining to an undulating pattern of wood grain, which resembles flames
  15. (flaming) On fire with visible flames; Extremely, visibly. Typically of a homosexual male; Damned, bloody
  16. (Flamed) Finished, cooked, burnt-out, totally exhausted.
  17. (Flamed) Graphic representation of flames usually starting at the front a working towards the back of a hot rod
  18. (Flamed) The process by which stone (usually marble or granite) is treated with intense heat as a form of aging tiles. The stone surface becomes lightly distressed and slightly rough. This is also a popular way of creating a non-slip surface to very hard natural stone tiles.
  19. (Flamed) heat treatment of stone surface to achieve a more natural appearance and provide better traction
  20. (flamed) An aggressively-textured finish, achieved by exposing certain types of stones to intense flame.
  21. (flames) Insulting, enraged Internet messages - the equivalent of schoolyard brawls in cyberspace - that are found most often in newsgroups.
  22. (FLAMES) (Fibre Large Area Multi-Element Spectrograph) is a multi-object fibre feed unit for UVES
  23. (Flames) An order of angels, "one of the classes in Talmud and Targum," says Volatire in his "Of Angels, Genii, and Devils." Chief of the order is Melba who, in Buddist theogony, is identified with the Judaeo-Christian angel Michael.
  24. (Flames) Custom paint that simulates flames on a car.
  25. (Flames) Nasty, rude or angry comments about something you have done wrong (or that someone perceives you have done wrong), written in a way that does not have any consideration for hurting your feelings. The experience of being "flamed" is not pleasant. Some people simply have no class or tact.