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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aflare, flaringadjective

    streaming or flapping or spreading wide as if in a current of air

    "ran quickly, her flaring coat behind her"; "flags aflare in the breeze"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flaring

    of Flare

  2. Flaringadjective

    that flares; flaming or blazing unsteadily; shining out with a dazzling light

  3. Flaringadjective

    opening or speading outwards


  1. Flaring

    widening out like the mouth of a trumpet.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flaring in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flaring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of flaring in a Sentence

  1. Jack Janasiewicz:

    To get an all-clear sign, the market needs evidence it's under control, no flaring up in new countries and that we don't get a significant outbreak in the United States.

  2. Curtis Smith:

    While the site is safe and secure, we are experiencing elevated flaring due to a lack of steam generation, crews are working around the clock to complete repairs and we are making good progress on minimizing flaring until power is restored.

  3. Wayne Christian:

    This is now the opportune time to implement meaningful reforms to reduce flaring before oil and gas production climbs back to previous highs.

  4. Ned Lamont:

    Let's wait and see, i know how frustrating this can be, but right now, with this pandemic flaring up in a majority of other states, this is not the time to take a risk.

  5. Mayor Bill Peduto:

    We want to hire officers that reflect the diversity of the city of Pittsburgh, if you see the issues that are flaring up in city after city, you realize ... that it can't be solved after the fact.

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    pleasing in appearance especially by reason of conformity to ideals of form and proportion
    • A. whirring
    • B. handsome
    • C. disjointed
    • D. transparent

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