flaming

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Adjective[edit]

flaming ‎(comparative more flaming, superlative most flaming)

  1. On fire with visible flames.
    The flaming debris kept the firefighter well back, and the sparks threatened the neighborhood.
  2. (colloquial) Extremely obvious; visibly evident. Typically of a homosexual male.
    To call him a flaming homosexual would be an understatement, but I think he acts that way just to see people react.
  3. (Britain, colloquial) Damned, bloody.
    I wasted three hours in that flaming traffic jam!

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Verb[edit]

flaming

  1. present participle of flame

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Noun[edit]

flaming ‎(plural flamings)

  1. sterilization by holding an object in a hot flame
  2. (Internet slang) vitriolic criticism
    You can expect a flaming if you post irrelevant spam to a newsgroup.

Polish[edit]

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flaming m anim

  1. flamingo

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