- On fire; ablaze. (adjective)
- Resembling a flame in brilliance, color, or form: flaming autumn leaves. (adjective)
- Intense; ardent: flaming passions. (adjective)
- Informal Used as an intensive: a flaming liberal. (adjective)
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