Flashing - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈflæʃɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word flashing
Brit.  |ˈflaʃɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word flashing
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to flash

noun

- a short vivid experience(syn: flash)

the flashings of pain were a warning

- sheet metal shaped and attached to a roof for strength and weatherproofing

Examples

A car was sitting on the side of the road with its lights flashing.

...the light from a galaxy of flashing signs irradiates the heart and soul of Las Vegas...

Why is that guy flashing his headlights at me?

'I love this city,' he said, flashing a big smile.

Flashing blue lights heralded the arrival of the police.

His dark flashing eyes seemed to magnetize her.

The lights were flashing

the succession of flashing lights gave an illusion of movement

the lighthouse, flashing feebly against the sleet-blurred, rocky backdrop of the coast of north west Norway

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