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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
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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