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flame

US [fleɪm]
UK [fleɪm]
  • n.火焰;激情;火舌;鲜红色
  • v.燃烧;使变红;发送火药味电邮(或互联网信息)
  • Web热情;光辉;光芒
Plural Form:flames  Present Participle:flaming  Past Tense:flamed  
Flame
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n.
1.
[c][u]
火焰;火舌a hot bright stream of burning gas that comes from sth that is on fire
the tiny yellow flame of a match
火柴小小的黄色火焰
The flames were growing higher and higher.
熊熊火焰越来越高。
The building was in flames(= was burning) .
大楼失火了。
The plane burst into flame(s)(= suddenly began burning strongly) .
飞机突然起了大火。
Everything went up in flames(= was destroyed by fire) .
一切都毁于大火。
2.
[u]
鲜红色;橘红色;橙黄色a bright red or orange colour
a flame-red car
橘红色的汽车
3.
[c]
强烈的感情;激情a very strong feeling
a flame of passion
激情的烈火
4.
[c]
(informal)
火药味电邮(或互联网信息)an angry or insulting message sent to sb by email or on the Internet
v.
1.
[i]
(+ adj.)
燃烧to burn with a bright flame
The logs flamed on the hearth.
木柴在壁炉炉床里燃烧。
Hope flamed in her.
她满怀希望。
2.
[i][t]
(+ adj.).~ (sth)
(因强烈情绪而)变红,使变红to become red as a result of a strong emotion; to make sth become red
Her cheeks flamed with rage.
她愤怒得两颊通红。
3.
[t]
(informal)
~ sb
发送火药味电邮(或互联网信息)to send sb an angry or insulting message by email or on the Internet

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