flicker


flicker
Synonyms and related words:
3-D, Cinemascope, Cinerama, Technicolor, Western, animated cartoon, backfire, bake, balefire, be in heat, beacon, beacon fire, beat, beating, bicker, black-and-white film, blaze, blink, bloom, boil, bonfire, broil, burn, burning ghat, campfire, cartoon, cheerful fire, chiller, choke, cinema, color film, combust, combustion, conflagration, cook, corposant, coruscate, cozy fire, crackling fire, creepie, crematory, dance, dancing, death fire, dint, documentary, documentary film, educational film, feature, fen fire, film, fire, flame, flame up, flap, flare, flare up, flash, flashing point, flick, flickering, flickering flame, flickering light, flip, flit, flitter, flop, fluctuate, flush, flutter, fluttering, forest fire, fox fire, fry, funeral pyre, gasp, glance, glancing light, glare, gleam, glimmer, glimmering, glint, glitter, glow, go pitapat, gutter, hint, horror picture, horse opera, hover, ignis fatuus, ignition, incandesce, ingle, lambency, lambent flame, light show, marshfire, motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, newsreel, nudie, open fire, oscillate, palpitate, palpitation, pant, parch, photodrama, photoplay, picture, picture show, pitapat, pitter-patter, play, play of light, pornographic film, prairie fire, preview, pulse, pyre, quaver, quiver, quivering, radiate heat, raging fire, roast, scald, scintilla, scorch, sea of flames, seethe, shake, sheet of fire, shimmer, shimmer with heat, short, signal beacon, silent, silent film, simmer, skin flick, slat, smolder, smother, smudge fire, sneak preview, spaghetti Western, spark, sparkle, splutter, sputter, steam, stew, stifle, suffocate, suggestion, sweat, swelter, swing, talkie, talking picture, three-alarm fire, thriller, throb, toast, trace, trailer, tremble, twinkle, twinkling, twitter, two-alarm fire, underground film, vestige, vibrate, watch fire, wave, waver, wildfire, witch fire

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Flicker — may refer to any of the following:;Popular culture * Flicker, the original bass guitarist for the band Manic Street Preachers * Flicker, a character in the cartoon and video game Blazing Dragons * Flicker (novel), a book by Theodore Roszak *… …   Wikipedia

  • Flicker — CD Ayria Дата выпуска 6 декабря, 2005 Жанр Electro/Electro industrial Длительность 1 час 13 мин 12 сек …   Википедия

  • flicker — ● flicker nom masculin (anglais flicker, vacillement) Fluctuation du flux lumineux des lampes à incandescence provoquée par les variations rapides de la tension d alimentation. ● flicker (synonymes) nom masculin (anglais flicker, vacillement)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • flicker — flicker1 [flik′ər] vi. [ME flikeren < OE flicorian, akin to flacor, flying, ON flǫkta, to flutter: for IE base see FLAW2] 1. to flap the wings rapidly, as in hovering; flutter: said of a bird 2. to move with a quick, light, wavering motion 3.… …   English World dictionary

  • Flicker — Flick er, n. 1. The act of wavering or of fluttering; fluctuation; sudden and brief increase of brightness; as, the last flicker of the dying flame. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) The golden winged woodpecker ({Colaptes aurutus}); so called from… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flicker — Flick er (fl[i^]k [ e]r), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Flickered} (fl[i^]k [ e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Flickering}.] [OE. flikeren, flekeren, to flutter, AS. flicerian, flicorian, cf. D. flikkeren to sparkle. [root]84. Cf. Flacker.] 1. To flutter; to flap… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flicker — [n] spark, glimmer beam, flare, flash, gleam, oscillation, quivering, ray, scintillation, twinkle, vibration; concepts 145,624,831 flicker [v] sparkle, flutter blare, blaze, blink, burn, dance, flare, flash, flit, flitter, fluctuate, glance,… …   New thesaurus

  • flicker — index beat (pulsate) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Flicker —   [engl.], Flimmern. * * * Flị|cker, der: jmd., der Flickarbeiten ausführt …   Universal-Lexikon

  • flicker — vb flutter, *flit, flitter, hover Analogous words: waver, vibrate, oscillate, fluctuate, *swing: flare, flame, glare, daze: *flash, gleam, glance, glint, coruscate: quiver, quaver, tremble (see SHAKE) …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • flicker — ► VERB 1) shine or burn unsteadily and intermittently. 2) (of a feeling) be briefly perceptible. 3) make small, quick movements. ► NOUN 1) a flickering movement or light. 2) a brief and transient occurrence of a feeling. ORIGIN …   English terms dictionary


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