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- 1.1 llama (feminine) to be in flames estar* (envuelto) en llamas to go up in flames incendiarse a wall of flame una barrera de fuego or llamas to be shot down in flames he/his plan was shot down in flames by his boss su jefe lo demolió/demolió su plan the plane/pilot was shot down in flames el avión/piloto cayó envuelto en llamasMore example sentences1.2 (passion) llama (feminine) the flame(s) of love/jealousy la llama del amor/de los celos he's an old flame of mine es un antiguo enamorado mío
More example sentences1.3 [colloquial/familiar] [Computing/Informática] (abusive e-mail, posting) flame (masculine) (cualquier mensaje ofensivo que llega por Internet en respuesta rápida a otro mensaje)
- Residents are directed to guard against the threat of fire as flames continue to engulf many areas in New South Wales.
- He died instantly, before flames engulfed his body, which was identified from jewellery and dental records.
- However, it had steps in front of doors, fire escapes exposed to flames, inadequate balcony stairways, and no exit signs.
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- Now if any band are ready to make it they are, there is a flame burning inside them that no one is going to extinguish.
- A flame of passion burned within me at his touch, and I only lusted more.
- Even though he ignored her at school the flame of hope that burned in her heart hadn't gone out yet.
- I post my thoughts on a blog that anyone can read and don't worry in the least that my public declarations will cause me any lasting harm, except for the occasional flame from a commenter.
- It also created the culture of flames - abusive emails.
- The social dynamics are very different; you think more before responding instead of posting a quick flame.
- 1.1 (blaze) [light/jewel] refulgir*; [fire] arder her anger flamed (up) again as she reread the letter volvió a montar or a arder en cólera al releer la cartaMore example sentences1.2 (glow) [sun] encenderse*, enrojecer* her cheeks flamed with anger/embarrassment se le encendieron las mejillas de (la) ira/vergüenza 1.3 [colloquial/familiar] [Computing/Informática] publicar* un flame
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- The thick black hands flamed with an eerie blue sheen in the low light of the bridge, and dark green eyes glowed with a deranged luminescence from deep-set pits under the gunner's brow.
- Gloriana was the tallest of the three, with bright red hair flaming and swirling around her head, and green eyes that flashed impatiently.
- Come here at sunset, when the colours flame in red and orange, bold and beautiful.
- Now if anyone read my previous blog, they will know I got seriously flamed by a person called Acidman, my ‘crime’?
- Mom was a reader, a debater (I can not imagine keeping a blog if she was still alive, she would have flamed me to a crisp in either the comments or her own blog), and a passionate learner.
- If you have something against that, don't bother freaking out or flaming me, just simply press the back button.