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blazes

noun
plural of blaze

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(Entry 1 of 3)

1 a sudden intense expression of strong feeling
  • she felt a blaze of resentment upon hearing that she had been passed over for promotion

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2 the steady giving off of the form of radiation that makes vision possible
  • temporarily blinded by the blaze of dozens of camera lights

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blazes

verb (1)
present tense third-person singular of blaze

Synonyms & Antonyms of blazes (Entry 2 of 3)

to make known openly or publicly
  • the White House didn't waste a minute in blazing the lower unemployment figures

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blazes

verb (2)
present tense third-person singular of blaze

Synonyms & Antonyms of blazes (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to be on fire especially brightly
  • the house blazed for over three hours in the late-night fire

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2 to shine with a bright harsh light
  • the spotlight blazed through my window

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“Blazes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blazes. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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