1. flame nettle any of various Old World tropical plants of the genus Coleus having multicolored decorative leaves and spikes of blue flowers
  2. false nettle any of several flowering weeds of the genus Boehmeria lacking stinging hairs
  3. lament a cry of sorrow and grief
  4. flamboyantly in a fancy colorful manner
  5. filamentlike thin in diameter; resembling a thread
  6. filament a thin wire heated by the passage of an electric current
  7. elemental of or being the essential or basic part
  8. filamentous thin in diameter; resembling a thread
  9. vehemently in a fierce manner
  10. alimental of or providing nourishment
  11. fulminate cause to explode violently and with loud noise
  12. fundamental serving as an essential component
  13. lamentable bad; unfortunate
  14. flamboyant tending to attract attention; marked by ostentatious display
  15. flame cell organ of excretion in flatworms
  16. ball nettle coarse prickly weed having pale yellow flowers and yellow berrylike fruit; common throughout southern and eastern United States
  17. flame tree showy tropical tree or shrub native to Madagascar
  18. fragmental consisting of small disconnected parts
  19. flammable easily ignited
  20. Clement Attlee British statesman and leader of the Labour Party who instituted the welfare state in Britain (1883-1967)

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