Found 3 items, similar to Flashes.
English → Indonesian
berdenyar, cetusan, denyar, denyaran, mencetus, mendenyar
English → English
adj : tastelessly showy; “a flash car”
; “a flashy ring”
; “a gaudy costume”
; “loud sport shirts”
meretricious yet stylish book”
; “tawdry ornaments”
n 1: a sudden intense burst of radiant energy
2: a momentary brightness
3: a short vivid experience; “a flash of emotion swept over
; “the flashings of pain were a warning”
4: a sudden brilliant understanding; “he had a flash of
5: a very short time (as the time it takes the eye blink or the
heart to beat); “if I had the chance I'd do it in a flash”
[syn: blink of an eye
, New York minute
6: a burst of light used to communicate or illuminate [syn: flare
7: a short news announcement concerning some on-going news
story [syn: news bulletin
8: a bright patch of color used for decoration or
identification; “red flashes adorned the airplane”
flash sewn on his sleeve indicated the unit he belonged
9: a lamp for providing momentary light to take a photograph
, flash lamp
v 1: gleam or glow intermittently; “The lights were flashing”
2: appear briefly; “The headlines flashed on the screen”
3: display proudly; act ostentatiously or pretentiously; “he
showed off his new sports car”
, show off
4: make known or cause to appear with great speed; “The latest
intelligence is flashed to all command posts”
5: run or move very quickly or hastily; “She dashed into the
6: expose or show briefly; “he flashed a $100 bill”
7: protect by covering with a thin sheet of metal; “flash the
8: emit a brief burst of light; “A shooting star flashed and
English → English
, n.; pl. Flashes
1. A sudden burst of light; a flood of light instantaneously
appearing and disappearing; a momentary blaze; as, a flash
2. A sudden and brilliant burst, as of wit or genius; a
momentary brightness or show.
The flash and outbreak of a fiery mind. --Shak.
No striking sentiment, no flash of fancy. --Wirt.
3. The time during which a flash is visible; an instant; a
very brief period.
The Persians and Macedonians had it for a flash.
4. A preparation of capsicum, burnt sugar, etc., for coloring
and giving a fictitious strength to liquors.
5. a lamp for providing intense momentary light to take a
photograph; as, to take a picture without a flash.
Syn: flashbulb, photoflash, flash lamp, flashgun.
6. Same as flashlight
7. (Journalism) A short news item providing recently received
and usually preliminary information about an event that is
considered important enough to interrupt normal
broadcasting or other news delivery services; also called
a news flash
, or Flashing light
, a kind of light shown by
lighthouses, produced by the revolution of reflectors, so
as to show a flash of light every few seconds, alternating
with periods of dimness. --Knight.
Flash in the pan
, the flashing of the priming in the pan of
a flintlock musket without discharging the piece; hence,
sudden, spasmodic effort that accomplishes nothing.