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Synonyms for flame

Synonyms for flame

the visible signs of combustion

to undergo combustion

Synonyms for flame

the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke

shine with a sudden light

be in flames or aflame

Related Words

criticize harshly, usually via an electronic medium

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LUCKY ESCAPE: The van bursts into flames and is later towed away PICTURE: MICHAEL RUSSELL
An overheated tire that bursts into flames is extremely difficult to put out .
When the umbrella symbolizing the composer bursts into flames and quickly disappears, leaving the hall in total darkness, Scherzer has magically evoked that singular flame of genius that burned brightly for such a brief time.
According to Hajjar/Kaufman's creative director, Adam Kaufman, ``One wrong twist of the oven dial and your bird bursts into flames in glorious color.
DANGER Engine bursts into flames on motorway in Co Clare yesterday Picture: EAMON WARD; LUCKY ESCAPE Men lead the greyhounds to safety