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Antonyms

1. flame-retardant

adjective. resistant to catching fire.

Synonyms

  • incombustible
  • flameproof

Antonyms

  • comburent
  • inflammable
  • ignescent

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Rhymes with Candle Flame

  • proclaim
  • postgame
  • exclaim
  • disclaim
  • reclaim
  • overcame
  • inflame
  • declaim
  • ballgame
  • rename
  • defame
  • became
  • aflame
  • acclaim
  • swaim
  • graeme
  • frame
  • fraim
  • flaim
  • claim
  • brame
  • blame
  • ashame
  • tame
  • shame
  • sejm
  • same
  • rhame
  • name
  • mayme

Sentences with candle-flame


1. Noun Phrase
Use battery-operated faux candles if you enjoy the look of a candle flame at bedtime.

2. flame-coloured

adjective. having the brilliant orange-red color of flames.

Synonyms

  • coloured
  • colored
  • colorful

Antonyms

  • colorlessness
  • white
  • natural
  • impartial

3. flame-out

noun. a complete or conspicuous failure.

Antonyms

  • victory

4. candle

noun. ['ˈkændəl'] stick of wax with a wick in the middle.

Synonyms

  • rushlight
  • wax light
  • wick
  • lamp
  • taper
  • dip
  • vigil light
  • chandlery
  • candlewick
  • rush candle

Antonyms

  • unpointedness
  • pointedness
  • raise
  • deposit

Etymology

  • candel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • candela (Latin)

5. candle

noun. ['ˈkændəl'] the basic unit of luminous intensity adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; equal to 1/60 of the luminous intensity per square centimeter of a black body radiating at the temperature of 2,046 degrees Kelvin.

Synonyms

  • candela
  • standard candle
  • cd
  • luminous intensity unit

Antonyms

  • esteem
  • respect
  • exclude
  • disrespect

Etymology

  • candel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • candela (Latin)

6. candle

verb. ['ˈkændəl'] examine eggs for freshness by holding them against a light.

Synonyms

  • see

Antonyms

  • literalize
  • spiritualize

Etymology

  • candel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • candela (Latin)

7. flame

noun. ['ˈfleɪm'] the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke.

Synonyms

  • combustion
  • blaze
  • burning
  • flare
  • ignition
  • flaming
  • blazing

Antonyms

  • hire
  • dullness
  • unimportant
  • narrow

Etymology

  • flaume (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. flame

verb. ['ˈfleɪm'] criticize harshly, usually via an electronic medium.

Synonyms

  • chastise
  • objurgate
  • chasten
  • correct

Antonyms

  • cold
  • dull
  • concealed
  • pressurize

Etymology

  • flaume (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. flame

verb. ['ˈfleɪm'] be in flames or aflame.

Synonyms

  • combust

Antonyms

  • pressurise
  • depressurize

Etymology

  • flaume (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. flame

verb. ['ˈfleɪm'] shine with a sudden light.

Synonyms

  • flare
  • shine

Antonyms

  • blur
  • desynchronise
  • unbalance

Etymology

  • flaume (Middle English (1100-1500))
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