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Definition of flam

"Flam" is probably misspelled. Trying flame instead Definition of flame

1. flame [ n ] the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke
Examples: "fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries"

Used in print:

(Ann Hebson, The Lattimer Legend....)

When Kate hurried in alarm to tell him to put it out , she saw other dots of flames among the western Virginia hills from the few scattered fires of the faithful .

Synonyms flame fire flaming Related Terms combustion blaze flare burn fire

2. flame [ v ] shine with a sudden light
Examples: "The night sky flared with the massive bombardment."

Synonyms flame flare Related Terms shine flare

3. flame [ v ] be in flames or aflame
Examples: "The sky seemed to flame in the Hawaiian sunset."

Synonyms flame Related Terms burn fire

4. flame [ v ] criticize harshly, on the e-mail

Synonyms flame Related Terms chastize

Rhymes with

lamb lam slam clam flimflam

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