Definition of 'flares'
Example sentences containing 'flares'
The sirens had sounded before the plane droned over, but for some reason the all-clear wailed even as the flares ignited.CORMORANT
For them the greenish-grey flares lighting up the sky meant everything.LET NOT THE DEEP LET NOT THE DEEP
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