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Synonyms of flame in English:


  • 1 (flames) a sheet of flames
  • 2 (flames) the flames of her anger
  • 3 informal an old flame
    informal steady, boo
    dated beau
  • verb

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  • 1 logs crackled and flamed
    burn, blaze, be ablaze, be alight, be on fire, be in flames, be aflame
  • 2 Erica's cheeks flamed
    become red, go red, blush, flush, redden, grow pink/crimson/scarlet, color, glow
  • Phrases

    in flames
    the cabin was in flames
    on fire, burning, alight, flaming, blazing, ignited
    literary afire
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