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emblaze

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verb em·blaze \im-ˈblāz\

Definition of emblaze

emblazed

emblazing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to illuminate especially by a blaze

  3. 2 :  to set ablaze

15th Century

First Known Use of emblaze

15th century


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emblaze

verb em·blaze

Definition of emblaze

emblazed

emblazing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 archaic :  emblazon 1

  3. 2 :  to adorn sumptuously <with gems and golden luster rich emblazed — John Milton>

Origin and Etymology of emblaze

en- + blaze to blazon


First Known Use: 1593


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