conflagrant

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adjective con·fla·grant \kən-ˈflā-grənt\

Definition of conflagrant

Examples of conflagrant in a Sentence

  1. smoke from the conflagrant forest spread over hundreds of square miles

Origin and Etymology of conflagrant

Latin conflagrant-, conflagrans, present participle of conflagrare to burn, from com- + flagrare to burn — more at black


First Known Use: circa 1656


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