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Definitions of flash:

part of speech: verb transitive

To cause to act, burst, or appear suddenly; as, to flash a light; to flash a look.

part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to thieves or their language; cheap and gaudy; sham; showy.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To break forth, as a sudden light; to break out into intellectual brilliancy; to burst out into violence.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To shine with a sudden, quick, fleeting blaze or light; act, or burst forth, suddenly; gleam.

part of speech: adjective

Vulgarly showy or gaudy, as, a flash dress, a flash style; forged; counterfeit; as, flash notes.

part of speech: noun

A sudden, quick, fleeting blaze or light; sudden outburst, as of merriment, wit, or passion; an instant.

part of speech: noun

A sudden but transitory burst of light or flame; a sudden burst, as of wit.

part of speech: verb transitive

To cause to flash.

part of speech: verb

To burst or open instantly on the sight; to strike or threw as a burst of light.

part of speech: noun

A momentary gleam of light; a sudden burst, as of merriment; a short transient state.

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