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1. ablaze

adjective. ['əˈbleɪz'] keenly excited (especially sexually) or indicating excitement.

Synonyms

  • passionate
  • aroused

Antonyms

  • unagitated
  • relaxed
  • unawakened

Etymology

  • a- (English)
  • a- (Anglo-Norman)
  • blaze (English)
  • blase (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Example sentences of the word ablaze


1. Noun, singular or mass
Sunset isn't the only time you'll see the sky ablaze in Phoenix.

2. Particle
Do not use them around homes or barbecues where a stray match or spark could set them ablaze.

Quotes containing the word ablaze


1. Religion is never more tested than when our emotions are ablaze. At such a time, the timeless grandeur of the Law and its ethics stand at our mercy.
- Timothy J. Winter - Abdal Hakim Murad

2. Tonight is For the Dying I've seen it grow dark ten-thousand times, yet never once mourned the loss of light, until tonight. Tonight I'm dying, dying, dying; before morn I may be ash in an urn, I know the light will return, maybe keeping ablaze its promise to others. Maybe not.If I had my druthers, the others would bedying, dying, dying, too,tonight.
- Beryl Dov

3. The Poet's Mind In so many ways I walk ablaze in a maze,my eyes in a glaze, my mind in a daze,this poem's just a phrase in the latency phase,rephrase, rephrase, rephrase...
- Beryl Dov

2. ablaze

adjective. ['əˈbleɪz'] lighted with red light as if with flames.

Synonyms

  • light
  • inflamed

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise
  • nonmoving

Etymology

  • a- (English)
  • a- (Anglo-Norman)
  • blaze (English)
  • blase (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. ablaze

adjective. ['əˈbleɪz'] lighted up by or as by fire or flame.

Synonyms

  • lighted
  • aflame
  • aflare
  • lit
  • on fire
  • afire

Antonyms

  • unloving
  • unenthusiastic
  • unsexy
  • unexcited

Etymology

  • a- (English)
  • a- (Anglo-Norman)
  • blaze (English)
  • blase (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. ablaze

adjective. ['əˈbleɪz'] resembling flame in brilliance or color.

Synonyms

  • colorful

Antonyms

  • cold
  • unemotional

Etymology

  • a- (English)
  • a- (Anglo-Norman)
  • blaze (English)
  • blase (Middle English (1100-1500))
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