Definition of Flareups

1. Noun. (plural of flareup) ¹



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Definition of Flareups

1. flareup [n] - See also: flareup

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flareups

flare gun
flare out
flare path
flare star
flare streaming
flare up
flare up at
flareback
flarebacks
flared
flared teeth
flarepath
flares
flareup
flareups (current term)
flarier
flariest
flarimeter
flaring
flaringly
flary
flaser
flasers
flash-ball
flash-forward
flash-freeze
flash-frozen
flash back

Literary usage of Flareups

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Gentleman's Magazine (1875)
"At night the orders are given by “flareups”—flashes of light visible like meteors for miles over the watery waste. ..."

2. War-time Strikes and Their Adjustment by Alexander M. Bing (1921)
"With the exception of small local flareups the commission maintained almost uninterrupted peace in places where it had jurisdiction, all national unions ..."

3. Redefining the U.S.-Japan Alliance: Tokyos National Defense Program by Patrick M. Cronin, Michael J. Green (1994)
"... is a less of a relationship of regional conflicts to big-power interests, and it is easier for the international community to deal with such flareups. ..."

4. Under Sail by Felix Riesenberg (1918)
"There were tales of paper flareups, and on the part of Frenchy, who had chased them in a frigate, of Chinese pirate junks ..."

5. The Gossip: Or, Scraps of Manuscripts and Facetiæ, Laconica Et Lyrica, Being (1849)
"... as that of rewarding these performers with monstrous salaries or wages for their nocturnal footfalls and flareups on the dancing Terpsichorean boards. ..."

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