flared

[[t]fle͟ə(r)d[/t]]
ADJ-GRADED: usu ADJ n
Flared skirts or trousers are wider at the bottom or at the end of the legs than at the top.

In the 1970s they all had flared trousers.


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  • flared — adj. having a gradual increase in width; as, flared nostrils. Syn: flaring. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flared — [flared] [fleəd] [flerd] adjective (of clothes) wider at the bottom edge than at the top • a flared skirt …   Useful english dictionary

  • Flared — Flare Flare, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Flaring}.] [Cf. Norw. flara to blaze, flame, adorn with tinsel, dial. Sw. flasa upp, and E. flash, or flacker.] 1. To burn with an unsteady or waving flame; as, the candle flares. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flared — adj. Flared is used with these nouns: ↑jeans, ↑pants, ↑skirt, ↑trousers …   Collocations dictionary

  • flared — [fleəd] adj much wider at the bottom than at the top flared trousers/skirts[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • flared — adj. flaring, gradually curving outward; burning up, blazing fler /fleÉ™ n. wavering flame or light; sudden burst of light; outburst of anger or emotion; bright signal light; outwardly spreading curve v. burn unsteadily; suddenly burst into flame …   English contemporary dictionary

  • flared up — suddenly burst out …   English contemporary dictionary

  • flared — alfred …   Anagrams dictionary

  • flared flaring — increasing increasing adj. 1. becoming greater or larger; as, increasing prices. [Narrower terms: {accretionary ; {augmenting, augmentative, building ; {expanding ; {flared, flaring ; {growing ; {incorporative ; {lengthening ; {maximizing ;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flared gas — deglo dujos statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Naftos perdirbimo gamyklos degle sudegančios dujos. atitikmenys: angl. flared gas rus. факельный газ …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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