Flare up - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfler ˌəp|  American pronunciation of the word flare up
Brit.  |ˈflɛːrʌp|  British pronunciation of the word flare up

verb

- ignite quickly and suddenly, especially after having died down
- erupt or intensify suddenly (syn: erupt, flare, irrupt)

Examples

The fire flared up when we thought it was out.

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