Nonsense; foolishness; baloney: He then goes on to utter other flap-doodle for the nourishment of the mind (1833+)
[fleym] /fleɪm/ noun 1. burning gas or vapor, as from wood or coal, that is undergoing combustion; a portion of ignited gas or vapor. 2. Often, flames. the state or condition of blazing combustion: to burst into flames. 3. any flamelike condition; glow; inflamed condition. 4. brilliant light; scintillating luster. 5. bright coloring; a streak […]
- Flame-arc light
noun 1. (electrical engineering) an arc light that uses flame carbons to colour the arc
noun 1. an azalea, Rhododendron calendulaceum, of the eastern U.S., having yellow, orange, or scarlet flowers.
- Flame bait
messaging A Usenet posting or other message intended to trigger a flame war, or one that invites flames in reply. [Jargon File] (1998-05-27)