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blazing (up)

verb
present participle of blaze (up)

Synonyms of blazing (up)

to develop suddenly and violently
  • after years of decline, street crime blazed up again

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“Blazing (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blazing%20%28up%29. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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