flame up

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Related to flame up: flare up, burst into flame
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Verb1.flame up - burn brightlyflame up - burn brightly; "Every star seemed to flare with new intensity"
burn, combust - undergo combustion; "Maple wood burns well"

w>flame up

(fig, person) → in Wut or Rage geraten; (anger etc)aufflammen, auflodern