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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 9
1. An unsteady, broad, offensive light.
2. A spreading outward; as, the flare of a fireplace.
3. Leaf of lard.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To burn with an unsteady or waving flame; as, the candle flares.
2. To shine out with a sudden and unsteady light; to emit a dazzling or painfully bright light.
3. To shine out with gaudy colors; to flaunt; to be offensively bright or showy.
5. To open or spread outwards; to project beyond the perpendicular; as, the sides of a bowl flare; the bows of a ship flare.
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