There are 2 translations of flare in Spanish:

flare1

Pronunciation: /fler; fleə(r)/

n

  • 1 1.1 (signal, marker light) bengala (f); (on runway, road) baliza (f) safety flares (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Cars/Automovilismo] luces (feminine plural) de emergencia
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    • Without these mittens, I would not have been able to even open the zipper on my survival vest, let alone try to work a flare or other signaling device.
    • If I had flares or some other signaling device, I might have been able to get help and medical attention to him sooner, without having to do something risky like blocking traffic.
    • It's not a bad idea to include signaling devices such as mirrors, flares, etc., whether you are in a remote location or not!
    1.2 (sudden light) destello (m); (flame) llamarada (f)
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    • He was abruptly cut off as a brief flare of red light flickered around Lexa.
    • There was a brief flare of white light, and the Goddess vanished, leaving only a smattering of loose tinsel behind.
    • Keigen tried to find his friend in the dark, until a flare of light burst into flame beside him.
    1.3
    (solar flare)
    [Astronomy/Astronomía] erupción (feminine) solar
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    • Scientists are still figuring out the role of sunspots in space weather, but they do know that when a flare erupts, sunspots are often nearby.
    • Four minutes after the onset of the big flare, the Harvard Radio Astronomy Station at Fort Davis, Texas, began hearing radio noise from the Sun.
    • Note the white bands buried amid the black and gray sunspots, depicting the twin bands of the flare as it burst into view around the sunspots.
  • 2 [Clothing/Indumentaria] a jacket with a flare una chaqueta con vuelo a pair of flares unos pantalones acampanados
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    • Fashions of the time were tank tops, tonic suits and trousers, flares, and long hair all round.
    • Cobain, a modern dandy in purple flares and kipper tie, is effervescently enthusiastic about all things mind - expanding.
    • Who knows… but if flares, kipper ties and tank tops can make a comeback then I guess anything's possible.

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There are 2 translations of flare in Spanish:

flare2

vi

  • 1 1.1 [candle/fire] llamear; [torch/light] brillar
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    • Heart turned at a sudden crackle and watched as the demonic blades flared and burned, leaving not even scorches where they had fallen.
    • I saw the stars burn and flare against the velvety darkness.
    • Some residents jumped from windows as the blaze flared through the building's entrance.
    1.2 (break out) [conflict/violence] estallar her temper o anger flared when … explotó or montó en cólera or se encolerizó cuando … tempers flared los ánimos se enardecieron
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    • His men were quoted as saying there are still tribal elements in the city who are resisting their control, and that the situation could flare into fighting if they do not back down.
    • US capital markets have also been a refuge for many in recent years as emerging market crises flared from Russia and Brazil.
    • Nearly 250 priests have resigned or been dismissed from their duties since the crisis flared in January.
  • 2 [skirt/trousers] ensancharse
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    • It flared out gradually from the hips and there was a slit on two sides.
    • The waist was small and tapered into a V, and the skirt flared out slightly, with filmy layers overlying the dress.
    • Do not give us shirt or raglan sleeves, or ‘shirtwaister’ styles with blousy tops, or flared or pleated skirts in boring patterns.

vt

  • [pipe/fitting] ensanchar he flared his nostrils angrily bufó or resopló enfadado

Phrasal verbs

flare out

flare up 3

flare up

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio
1.1 [fire] llamear; [fighting/protests] estallar 1.2 [infection/disease] recrudecer*, empeorar 1.3 (lose temper) explotar, montar en cólera, saltar [colloquial/familiar] to flare up at sb ponerse* furioso con algn

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Cultural fact of the day

The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.