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flame
British English: /fleɪm/
American English: /fleɪm/

Translation of flame in French:

noun

  • 1 [literal] a naked flame
    une flamme nue
    to be in flames
    être en flammes
    to go up in flames
    s'enflammer
    to burst into flames
    s'embraser
    over a low/high flame (Culinary)
    à feu doux/vif
    to be shot down in flames [literal] [figurative]
    être descendu en flammes
  • 2 [figurative]
    feu (m) (of de)
    to burn with a brighter flame
    brûler d'un feu plus vif
    to fan ou fuel the flames of love
    attiser le feu de l'amour
    to fan the flames of violence
    attiser les flambées de violence
    an old flame [informal] (person)
    un ancien flirt [informal]

adjective

transitive verb

  • 2 (on Internet)
    descendre [quelqu'un] en flammes, incendier, flinguer [informal]

intransitive verb

  • 2
    (sunset, tree)
    flamboyer
    (face)
    s'enflammer (with de)

Phrasal verbs

flame up

(fire)
flamber

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