• Flaring Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) That flares; flaming or blazing unsteadily; shining out with a dazzling light.
  2. (a.) Opening or speading outwards.
  3. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Flare

Flared, Flying, Waving,

• Flare Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A spreading outward; as, the flare of a fireplace.
  2. (v. i.) To shine out with a sudden and unsteady light; to emit a dazzling or painfully bright light.
  3. (n.) An unsteady, broad, offensive light.
  4. (v. i.) To burn with an unsteady or waving flame; as, the candle flares.
  5. (n.) Leaf of lard.
  6. (v. i.) To open or spread outwards; to project beyond the perpendicular; as, the sides of a bowl flare; the bows of a ship flare.
  7. (v. i.) To be exposed to too much light.
  8. (v. i.) To shine out with gaudy colors; to flaunt; to be offensively bright or showy.
  9. (n.) A defect in a photographic objective such that an image of the stop, or diaphragm, appears as a fogged spot in the center of the developed negative.

Erupt, Flame, Flash,

• Flaringly Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) In a flaring manner.