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1. flare  (noun) 
(baseball) a fly ball hit a short distance into the outfield



  Category:
    baseball / baseball game / ball

  More Generic:
    fly     fly ball


2. flare  (noun) 
a short forward pass to a back who is running toward the sidelines; "he threw a flare to the fullback who was tackled for a loss"

  Also known as: flare pass


  More Generic:
    forward pass     aerial


3. flare  (noun) 
a device that produces a bright light for warning or illumination or identification



  More Specific:
fusee / fuzee - a colored flare used as a warning signal by trucks and trains


  More Generic:
    device


4. flare  (noun) 
a burst of light used to communicate or illuminate

  Also known as: flash


  More Specific:
star shell - an artillery shell containing an illuminant
Bengal light - a steady bright blue light
Very light - a colored flare fired from a Very pistol


  More Generic:
    visual signal


5. flare  (noun) 
a sudden outburst of emotion; "she felt a flare of delight"; "she could not control her flare of rage"



  More Generic:
    effusion     gush     outburst     blowup     ebullition


6. flare  (noun) 
am unwanted reflection in an optical system (or the fogging of an image that is caused by such a reflection)



  More Generic:
    reflection     reflexion


7. flare  (noun) 
a sudden eruption of intense high-energy radiation from the sun''s surface; associated with sunspots and radio interference

  Also known as: solar flare


  More Generic:
    solar radiation


8. flare  (noun) 
a sudden burst of flame



  More Generic:
    fire     flame     flaming


9. flare  (noun) 
a shape that spreads outward; "the skirt had a wide flare"

  Also known as: flair


  More Generic:
    shape     form


10. flare  (noun) 
a sudden recurrence or worsening of symptoms; "a colitis flare"; "infection can cause a lupus flare"



  More Generic:
    attack


11. flare  (noun) 
reddening of the skin spreading outward from a focus of infection or irritation



  More Generic:
    erythroderma


12. flare  (verb) 
become flared and widen, usually at one end; "The bellbottom pants flare out"

  Also known as: flare out


  More Generic:
    widen


13. flare  (verb) 
erupt or intensify suddenly; "Unrest erupted in the country"; "Tempers flared at the meeting"; "The crowd irrupted into a burst of patriotism"

  Also known as: erupt, irrupt, flare up, break open, burst out


  More Generic:
    intensify     deepen


14. flare  (verb) 
burn brightly; "Every star seemed to flare with new intensity"

  Also known as: flame up, blaze up, burn up


  More Generic:
    burn     combust


15. flare  (verb) 
shine with a sudden light; "The night sky flared with the massive bombardment"

  Also known as: flame


  More Generic:
    shine     beam


  See Also:
    flare     flame up     blaze up     burn up


 

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