1. [ adjective ] having a gradual increase in width
Synonyms: flared

"flared nostrils" "a skirt flaring from the waist"

Related terms: increasing
2. [ adjective ] streaming or flapping or spreading wide as if in a current of air
Synonyms: waving fluttering aflare flying

"ran quickly, her flaring coat behind her" "a fluttering scarf" "flying banners" "flags waving in the breeze"

Related terms: moving
Similar spelling:   flooring