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Meaning of BLAZING

Pronunciation:  bl'eyzing

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a strong flame that burns brightly; "the blaze spread rapidly"
  2. [adj]  shining intensely; "the blazing sun"; "blinding headlights"; "dazzling snow"; "fulgent patterns of sunlight"; "the glaring sun"
  3. [adj]  lighted up by or as by fire or flame; "forests set ablaze (or afire) by lightning"; "even the car's tires were aflame"; "a night aflare with fireworks"; "candles alight on the tables"; "blazing logs in the fireplace"; "a burning cigarette"; "a flaming crackling fire"; "houses on fire"
  4. [adj]  without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious; "open disregard of the law"; "open family strife"; "open hostility"; "a blatant appeal to vanity"; "a blazing indiscretion"

BLAZING is a 7 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: ablaze(p), afire(p), aflame(p), aflare(p), alight(p), blatant, blaze, blinding, bright, burning, conspicuous, dazzling, flaming, fulgent, glaring, glary, lighted, lit, on fire(p), open, unconcealed
 See Also: fire, flame, flaming



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Blaz"ing\, a.
Burning with a blaze; as, a blazing fire; blazing torches.
--Sir W. Scott.

{Blazing star}.
(a) A comet. [Obs.]
(b) A brilliant center of attraction.
(c) (Bot.) A name given to several plants; as, to
    {Cham[ae]lirium luteum} of the Lily family; {Liatris
    squarrosa}; and {Aletris farinosa}, called also
    {colicroot} and {star grass}.

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