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1       adj   Flaming is used to describe something that is burning and producing a lot of flames.  
usu ADJ n   (=blazing)  
The plane, which was full of fuel, scattered flaming fragments over a large area.     
2       adj   Something that is flaming red or orange is bright red or orange in colour.  
ADJ n  
He has flaming red hair.     
3       adj   A flaming row or a flaming temper, for example, is a very angry row or a very bad temper.  
ADJ n     (emphasis)    She has had a flaming row with her lover.     
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary  


1    ablaze, afire, blazing, brilliant, burning, fiery, glowing, ignited, in flames, raging, red, red-hot  
2    angry, ardent, aroused, frenzied, hot, impassioned, intense, raging, scintillating, vehement, vivid  

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