flashing


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flash·ing

 (flăsh′ĭng)
n.
Sheet metal used to reinforce and weatherproof the joints and angles of a roof.

flashing

(ˈflæʃɪŋ)
n
(Building) a weatherproof material, esp thin sheet metal, used to cover the valleys between the slopes of a roof, the junction between a chimney and a roof, etc

flash•ing

(ˈflæʃ ɪŋ)

n.
pieces of sheet metal or the like used to cover and protect certain joints and angles.
[1775–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flashing - a short vivid experience; "a flash of emotion swept over him"; "the flashings of pain were a warning"
experience - an event as apprehended; "a surprising experience"; "that painful experience certainly got our attention"
2.flashing - sheet metal shaped and attached to a roof for strength and weatherproofing
sheet metal - sheet of metal formed into a thin plate
Translations
لامِعَه
blikavýblýskající
blinkende
fellobbanó
leiftrandi, blikkandi
blikavý
parıldayanparlak

flashing

[ˈflæʃɪŋ] N
1. (on roof) → tapajuntas m inv
2. (= exposing o.s.) → exhibicionismo m

flashing

n (Build) → Verwahrung f, → Kehlblech nt

flashing

[ˈflæʃɪŋ] nscossalina

flash

(flӕʃ) noun
1. a quick showing of a bright light. a flash of lightning.
2. a moment; a very short time. He was with her in a flash.
3. a flashlight.
4. (often ˈnewsflash) a brief news report sent by radio, television etc. Did you hear the flash about the king's death?
verb
1. (of a light) to (cause to) shine quickly. He flashed a torch.
2. (usually with by or past) to pass quickly. The days flashed by; The cars flashed past.
3. to show; to display. He flashed a card and was allowed to pass.
ˈflashing adjective
flashing lights.
ˈflashy adjective
big, bright etc but cheap and of poor quality. flashy clothes.
ˈflashily adverb
ˈflashlight noun
1. a (battery) torch.
2. (often abbreviated to flash) an instrument which produces a sudden bright light for taking photographs.
References in classic literature ?
I perceived it coming towards me by the flashing bushes it touched, and was too astounded and stupefied to stir.
The lightning, darting and flashing through the blackness, showed wildly waving branches, whipping streamers and bending trunks.
Still, I managed to keep myself in hand, till the vari-colored lights persisted for a space of fully twenty seconds, dancing and flashing in continuous play.