ablaze ablaze  /əb ˈleɪz/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) keenly excited (especially sexually) or indicating excitement
  2. (adj) lighted up by or as by fire or flame
  3. (adj) resembling flame in brilliance or color
  4. (adj) lighted with red light as if with flames

News

  1. 'This Is the End' A Towering Inferno Of Fun

    The devil's brigade sets the Hollywood Hills ablaze as Judgment Day approaches in Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg's movie star-skewering satire. Judgment Day comes to Hollywood with a vengeance in "This Is the End." Jonah Hill is in bed with the devil — in James Franco's mansion. An inferno rages in the front yard, and movie star egos are filleted for fun. When the apocalyptic comedy gets deadly ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Hartford Courant

  2. Review: 'This Is the End' a towering inferno of fun

    The devil's brigade sets the Hollywood Hills ablaze as Judgment Day approaches in Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg's movie star-skewering satire. Judgment Day comes to Hollywood with a vengeance in "This Is the End." Jonah Hill is in bed with the devil — in James Franco's mansion. An inferno rages in the front yard, and movie star egos are filleted for fun. When the apocalyptic comedy gets deadly ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. Reggae pulse brings hills of Frogtown alive

    The Calaveras County Fairgrounds was ablaze with Reggae in the Hills 2013 this weekend.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Calaveras Enterprise

Quotes

  1. "Five hundred houses had been set ablaze so far and over one-lakh people had taken shelter in relief camps," Gogoi said.
    on Oct 6, 2008 By: Tarun Gogoi Source: Hindu

  2. "When we got there, a thick smoke was coming out of the roof. As we were getting ready to set up the hoses to fight the fire, the flames set the roof ablaze," said Sylvain Rousseau, head of operations of the Quebec City fire department.
    on Apr 4, 2008 By: Jean-Jacques Rousseau Source: National Post

  3. "I think the house is fully ablaze when it comes to the economy and that Mr. McGuinty and Mr. Duncan are sitting around discussing whether or not they can smell smoke," Tory said.
    on Jul 8, 2008 By: John Tory Source: Guelph Mercury

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