flame - definition and synonyms

verb 

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/fleɪm/
present tense
I/you/we/theyflame
he/she/itflames
present participleflaming
past tenseflamed
past participleflamed
  1. 1

    flame

    or

    flame up

    [intransitive] to burn more brightly
  2. 2
    [intransitive] if your face flames, it becomes red, especially because you are embarrassed or angry
  3. 3
    [intransitive/transitive] computing to send an angry or insulting message over the Internet