Flaring - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈflerɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word flaring
Brit.  |ˈfleərɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word flaring
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to flare

adjective

- streaming or flapping or spreading wide as if in a current of air(syn: aflare)

ran quickly, her flaring coat behind her

Examples

...flaring neon signs advertising all manner of amusement for tourists at the beach town...

He put out his flaring candle.

ran quickly, her flaring coat behind her

She left in a rage, her nostrils flaring.

She was flaring her handkerchief to attract attention.

His nostrils were flaring with anger.

the horse's flaring nostrils (=widened nostrils)

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