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ablaze

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of ablaze

  1. 1 being on fire the entire block was ablaze by the time firefighters arrived Synonyms of ablaze afire, aflame, alight [chiefly British], blazing, burning, combusting, conflagrant, fiery, flaming, ignited, inflamed (also enflamed), kindled, lit (or lighted) Words Related to ablaze aglow, flaring, flickering, glowing, live, smoldering (or smouldering); broiling, hot, piping hot, red-hot, roasting, scalding, scorching, searing, sizzling; burned (or burnt), charred, incinerated, scorched, seared, singed Near Antonyms of ablaze choked, damped, dead, doused (also dowsed), extinguished, quenched, smothered, snuffed (out), stamped (out), suffocated

  2. 2 filled with much light that night the ballroom, ablaze with light, looked very different from the curtained room it usually was by day Synonyms of ablaze bright, alight, brightened, illuminated, illumined, light, lightsome, lit (or lighted)Words Related to ablaze floodlit (also floodlighted), highlighted, spotlighted (or spotlit); ignited, kindled; moonlit, shiny, sunlit, sunny, sunshinyNear Antonyms of ablaze gloomy, somber (or sombre), sunless; cloudy, murky, obscured, shadowlike, shadowy; gray (also grey), leaden, pale; lightproofAntonyms of ablaze blackened, dark, darkened, darkish, darkling, dimmed, dusk, dusky, lightless, pitch-black, pitch-dark, tenebrous, unlit



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