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Synonyms for flare up

noun anger, hard feelings
  • annoyance
  • conniption
  • displeasure
  • explosion
  • fit
  • flare-up
  • huff
  • indignation
  • ire
  • miff
  • needle
  • outburst
  • pique
  • resentment
  • scene
  • tantrum
  • tizzy
  • umbrage
  • wrath
  • wounded feelings

Antonyms for flare up

  • calm
  • cheer
  • composure
  • delight
  • happiness
  • joy
  • love
  • peace
  • pleasure
  • kindness
  • obedience
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to flare up

bristle

verb. become upset, excited
  • be angry
  • be infuriated
  • be maddened
  • blow up
  • boil
  • boil over
  • bridle
  • flare
  • flare up
  • fume
  • get one's dander up
  • rage
  • rise
  • ruffle
  • see red
  • seethe
  • spit
  • stand on end
  • swell

bristled

verb. become upset, excited

bristles

verb. become upset, excited

bristling

verb. become upset, excited

erupt

verb. give forth, eject with force

erupted

verb. give forth, eject with force
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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