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A place, event, or time at which violence or hostility flares up.
"The conflict reached a flashpoint last year"

"Crimea, Ukraine just became the new flashpoint"
by Whiz91 March 03, 2014
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a sudden illness experienced on January 20, 2021 when you can’t go into work because you must celebrate the the swearing in of President Joe Biden & Vice-President Kamala Harris signaling the end of the 1460 day hostage situation otherwise known as the Trump Presidency & the defeat of the Potatriot Uprising of January 6, 2021.
I couldn’t go in Wednesday. I had the inauguvirus
by Sonicbo0mz January 21, 2021
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1a. a place, event, or time at which trouble, such as violence or anger, flares up.

1b. a personal life reset or paradigm shift caused in ones' life because of such a place, event, or time.

1c. a deliberately triggered reset in a timeline.

2. the temperature at which a particular organic compound gives off sufficient vapor to ignite in air.
The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand was the flashpoint for the First World War.

Bruce Jenner's transition into Caitlyn Jenner was a flashpoint for his/her life.

Barry Allen, from the Justice League, decided to trigger another Flashpoint to change the pyrrhic victory following the events of the Apokolips War.

The flashpoint of paper is 450 degrees Celsius.
by dudefromlinkinheights November 05, 2020
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point at which a gun lets off a beam of light after being shot.
*BANG*- sound at Flashpoint
by Vhilliconcarne October 08, 2010
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the name shitty bands use to be badass.
Mom: "So Son, how was your day?"
Son: "Great!! I'm in a band!"
Mom: "Oh, Whats It Called?"
Son: "Flash Point!"
Mom: "Oh, fantastic, my son's a faggot."
by pootietanggg March 09, 2011
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flash - to whip out ur cock or ass and show it to someone in an unabtrusive manor. point- probably what ur penis is doing at them.
Hahaha, did you see that kid flashpoint his mammy?
by Kilo :) September 29, 2003
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