burst/explode into flames

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Definition of burst/explode into flames

: to suddenly begin burning The engine burst/exploded into flames.

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“Burst/explode into flames.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/burst%2Fexplode%20into%20flames. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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