Flare is defined as to blaze into a sudden light, burst into anger to curve outward.(verb)
The definition of a flare is a sudden and brief outburst of light or emotion.(noun)
An example of a flare is a light shot up into the air as a signal that someone is in distress.
See flare in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME fleare < ?
See flare in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb flared flared, flar·ing, flares verb, intransitive
Origin: Origin unknown.
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