flash




flash - noun

  • a sudden intense burst of radiant energy
  • a momentary brightness
  • a short vivid experience
  • a sudden brilliant understanding
  • a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)
  • a gaudy outward display
  • a burst of light used to communicate or illuminate
  • a short news announcement concerning some on-going news story
  • a bright patch of color used for decoration or identification
  • a lamp for providing momentary light to take a photograph

  • flash - verb

    • gleam or glow intermittently
    • appear briefly
    • display proudly; act ostentatiously or pretentiously
    • make known or cause to appear with great speed
    • run or move very quickly or hastily
    • expose or show briefly
    • protect by covering with a thin sheet of metal
    • emit a brief burst of light

    flash - adjective

    • tastelessly showy

    flash - thesaurus

    blink   brassy   cheap   dart   dash   fanfare   flare   flashbulb   flashgun   flashing   flashy   flaunt   garish   gaudy   gimcrack   heartbeat   instant   jiffy   loud   meretricious   newsbreak   newsflash   ostentate   ostentation   photoflash   scoot   scud   shoot   swank   tacky   tatty   tawdry   trashy   trice   twinkle   twinkling   wink   winkle  

    Scrabble score for flash

    f is 4 l is 1 a is 1 s is 1 h is 4
    Scrabble score = 11

    generated at 02:15:07 on 15-01-23

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