2016年1月19日 星期二

flash, sunburn, sunscreen, flash crash/ burn/fire, burn, flashy, flashbulb, in-crowd






"Beauty in art or in nature or in a person is always surprising because it is stronger and more affecting than you could have anticipated. That’s why, even though I was prepared for the paintings in Font-de-Gaume to be beautiful, seeing them was startlingly intense, like having a flashbulb ignite two inches from your eyes."
--from "The Cave Painters: Probing the Mysteries of the World's First Artists" By Gregory Curtis



'I had to flash my bum to get into Sainsbury's'



Becki Tarr, 27, from Torrington, Devon, had the device fitted last month...
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 On Jan. 27, 1967, Astronauts Virgil I. ''Gus'' Grissom, Edward H. White and Roger B. Chaffee died in a flash fire during a test aboard their Apollo I spacecraft at Cape Kennedy, Fla.

Wall Street Crash of 1929: Definition from Answers.com
Many academics see the Wall Street Crash of 1929 as part of a historical process
that was ... "The most savage bear market of all time was the Wall Street Crash
of .... Dubai debt crisis • Greece debt downgrade • May 6, 2010 flash crash ...

閃電崩盤令投資者信心喪 失?
閃電崩盤凸顯出股市已經發生變化。很多投資者對股市失去信 心﹐認為股市是騙人的﹐而監管機構沒能盡到應有的責任。


London is now home to the latest playground designed specifically to get
the senior set up off their feet and out into the world.

The DW-WORLD Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew51p0I44va89pI3

lashbulb 閃光燈

flash burn

n.
A burn resulting from brief exposure to intense radiation.



Feeling the burn in your golden years


SYNONYMS gaudy, flashy, garish, loud, meretricious, tawdry.
These adjectives mean tastelessly showy: a gaudy costume; a flashy ring; garish colors; a loud sport shirt; a meretricious yet stylish book; tawdry ornaments. anti-flash



flash1
flaʃ/
verb
  1. 1.
    shine in a bright but brief, sudden, or intermittent way.
    "lightning flashed overhead"
    synonyms:light up, shineflareblazeglarebeamgleamglintsparkle,sparkburnfluoresceMore
  2. 2.
    move or pass very quickly.
    "a look of terror flashed across Kirov's face"
    synonyms:zoomstreaktearshootdashdartflywhistlehurtlerushhurry,boltraceboundspeedcareerchargeharewhizzwhooshbuzz;More


noun
  1. 1.
    a sudden brief burst of bright light.
    "a flash of lightning"
    synonyms:flareblazeburstglarepulseblastMore

  2. 2.
    a sudden or brief manifestation or occurrence of something.
    "she had a flash of inspiration"
    synonyms:burstoutbreakoutburstwaverushsurgestabflushblaze;More
adjective
BRITISHinformal
  1. 1.
    ostentatiously stylish or expensive.
    "a flash new car"
  2. 2.
    archaic
    relating to the language used by criminals or prostitutes.

flash


 
音節
flash
発音
flǽʃ
レベル
大学入試程度
flashの変化形
flashes (複数形) • flashed (過去形) • flashed (過去分詞) • flashing (現在分詞) • flashes (三人称単数現在)
flashの慣用句
a flash in the pan, in a flash, flash back, (全4件)
[名]
1 (稲妻などの)きらめき, 閃(せん)光;(信号灯の)点滅.
2
(1) ((米))懐中電灯.
(2) 《映画》フラッシュ;[C][U]《写真》フラッシュ(ライト);フラッシュランプ.
3 瞬間, ごくわずかな時間.
4 (機知などの)ひらめき;(希望などの)光;(感情などの)突発, 噴出.
5 誇示, 虚飾;(目立つ色の物が)ちらっと見えること.
6 ((英))((おどけて))ちらりと見ること, 一瞥(べつ).
7 ((英))《軍事》(所属師団を示す)着色記章.
8 (ニュースなどの)速報, 特報(news flash).
9 (アルコール飲料の)着色剤.
10 (液体の)瞬間的な蒸発.
11 せき, 水門.
12 ((俗))(オーバーだけを着た男性などが)性器をチラッと見せること.
13 《ポーカー》フラッシュ.
14 ((俗))麻薬使用直後の快感.
a flash in the pan
一時的な成功, まぐれ.
in [like] a flash
すぐに, あっという間に.

━━[動](自)[I([副])]
1 ぴかっと光る, (ちかちか)点滅する, 〈稲妻などが〉ひらめく;〈照明が〉ぱっとつく((on))
Lightning flashed in the sky.
稲妻が空に光った.
2 〈目・水・剣などが〉(…で)きらりと光る((with ...))
The lake flashed with the setting sun.
湖面は夕日にきらきら輝いていた.
3 〈怒りなどが〉爆発する((out));〈人が〉かっとなって言う((out));突然(…の)行動に出る, 〈物が〉(…の)状態にさっとなる((into ...))
flash into consciousnessvapor
はっと気づく[さっと蒸発する]
She flashed out in anger.
かっとなって怒った.
4 〈考えなどが〉(…に)ひらめく((across, through, into ...));〈記憶が〉(…に)急に戻る((back/to ...));〈物・画像などが〉ぱっと姿を現す, 急に見える
flash intoacrossone's mind
脳裏をかすめる
My mind flashed back to that day.
その日のことを急に思い出した.
5 〈時・乗り物が〉さっと過ぎる((by, past, through)).
6 ((米俗))性器などをちらっと見せる.
7 ((米俗))(…が)すぐぴんとくる((on ...)).
8 ((米俗))薬(やく)で高揚する.
━━(他)
1 〈火・光を〉ぱっと放つ, きらめかす, 〈物を〉ぱっと燃やす;〈明かりを〉(…に向けて)ぱっと照らす((at ...));〈剣などを〉ひらめかす.
2III[名]([副])/IV[名][名]]〈信号・微笑・視線などを〉(人に)さっと送る((at ...));〈情報・事件などを〉(…へ)速報[電送]する((to ...))
flash a person a quick look [=flash a quick look at a person
人をちらっと見る.
3 ((略式))〈物を〉(人に)見せびらかす((about, around/at ...));〈物を〉(人に)ちらっと見せる((at ...))
flash a diamond (around) at him
彼にダイヤを見せびらかす.
4 〈川・水路などを〉増水させる.
5 〈透明ガラス・陶磁器に〉色ガラスの薄膜をかぶせる.
6 《建築》〈屋根に〉水切りをつける.
7 《トランプ》(配るときに)〈カードの〉表を一瞬見せてしまう.
flash back
(自)⇒(自)4
━━(他)
[flash ... back/flash back ...]
〈ニュースなどを〉(…へ)衛星で送る((to ...)).
flash forward
〈映画が〉先の場面へ急に飛ぶ((to ...)).
━━[形]
1 ((限定))一瞬[瞬時]の;〈災害などが〉突発的な
flash newsnews flash]
速報
flash freezing
瞬間冷凍.
2 ((略式))〈物が〉はでで安っぽい, けばけばしい, にせ物の, いんちきの.
3 ((略式))〈人が〉はで好みの, 見えっぱりで低俗な.
4 ((英略式))〈人・物が〉スポーティーな, 軽快な;速い;高級な, かっこいい.
5 不良仲間[やくざ]の.

A Foot in the Door in Silicon Valley

By CLAIRE CAIN MILLER and NICK BILTON
In Silicon Valley, wearing flashy socks is more than an expression of your personality. It signals that you are part of the in crowd.


flashy

音節
flash • y
発音
flǽʃi
レベル
社会人必須
[形](-i・er, -i・est)
1 閃光(せんこう)[線香花火]のような;((まれ))一時的にはなやかな.
2 ((略式))〈物・態度・言葉が〉はでな, けばけばしい.
3 〈人が〉はで好みの.
flash・i・ly
[副]
flash・i・ness
[名]




in-crowd
[名]排他的集団, 仲間, 身内.


burn
n.
  1. An injury produced by fire, heat, radiation, electricity, or a caustic agent.
  2. A burned place or area: a cigarette burn in the tablecloth.
  3. An act, process, or result of burning: The fire settled down to a steady burn.
  4. A sensation of intense heat or stinging pain: a chili burn on the tongue; the burn of alcohol on an open wound.
  5. A sunburn or windburn.
  6. Aerospace. A firing of a rocket.
  7. A swindle.


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