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gone up in flames

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past participle of go up in flames

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to be on fire especially brightly
  • The neighbors called the fire department when they saw the old house go up in flames.

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“Gone up in flames.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gone%20up%20in%20flames. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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