Flaming - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfleɪmɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word flaming
Brit.  |ˈfleɪmɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word flaming
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to flame

noun

- the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke (syn: fire, flame)

adjective

- informal intensifiers(syn: bally, blinking, bloody, blooming, crashing, fucking)
- very intense(syn: fiery)

Examples

...a fancy restaurant serving eye-catching flaming desserts...

...a flaming speech in support of basic human rights...

I've never been patient to no flaming doctor, and hope I never shall be.

Residents panicked as flaming petrol poured down the street.

You flaming idiot!

To hell with the flaming place!

He has made a flaming paragraph of it in his newspaper.

They seem to have a flaming row at least once a week.

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