adjective or adverb \ə-ˈblāz\

: in the process of burning : on fire

: glowing with light, color, or emotion

Full Definition of ABLAZE

:  being on fire
:  radiant with light or emotion <his face all ablaze with excitement — Bram Stoker>

First Known Use of ABLAZE

circa 1676


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