Meaning of 'ablaze'

Find the meaning of the word ‘ablaze’

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Meaning of ‘ablaze’

4 definitions found.



lighted with red light as if with flames

Synonyms: inflamed


lighted up by or as by fire or flame

Synonyms: afire aflame aflare alight on fire


resembling flame in brilliance or color

Example: "maple trees ablaze in autumn"


keenly excited, especially sexually, or indicating excitement

Example: "Their face was ablaze with excitement."

Synonyms: aroused

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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