The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Flame \Flame\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Flamed; p. pr. & vb. n.
Flaming.] [OE. flamen, flaumben, F. flamber, OF. also,
flamer. See Flame, n.]
1. To burn with a flame or blaze; to burn as gas emitted from
bodies in combustion; to blaze.
The main blaze of it is past, but a small thing
would make it flame again. --Shak.
2. To burst forth like flame; to break out in violence of
passion; to be kindled with zeal or ardor.
He flamed with indignation. --Macaulay.