Blare Definition

blâr
blared, blares, blaring
verb
blared, blares, blaring
To sound loudly and stridently.
A stereo blaring in the next apartment.
American Heritage
To sound out with loud, harsh, trumpetlike tones.
Webster's New World
To cause to sound loudly and stridently.
Don't blare the stereo.
American Heritage
To announce or exclaim loudly.
Webster's New World
To proclaim loudly and flamboyantly.
Headlines blaring the scandal.
American Heritage
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noun
blares
A loud, strident noise.
American Heritage
A loud, brassy sound.
Webster's New World
Flamboyance.
American Heritage
Harsh brilliance or glare, as of color.
Webster's New World
The definition of a blare is a loud sound or a harsh glare.
An example of a blare is light reflecting off the windshield of a car.
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Other Word Forms of Blare

Noun

Singular:
blare
Plural:
blares

Origin of Blare

  • Middle English bleren

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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