flameout definition

  • noun:
    • Failure of a jet aircraft motor, particularly in journey, brought on by the extinction associated with fire in the combustion chamber.
    • One that fails abruptly, specifically after having been successful.
    • The work of flaming down or burning out; extinguishing.
    • The act of quitting or failing, particularly as a result of overwork or in a dramatic manner.
    • The unexpected extinguishing regarding the flame of a burner (considering obstruction of fuel)

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