- s keenly excited (especially sexually) or indicating excitement
he was aflame with desire
- s lighted up by or as by fire or flame
even the car's tires were aflame
- The video ends with the car set aflame and the cameraman apparently beaten unconscious.
- They hurled bottles filled with gasoline, setting coaches aflame.
- The Museum of Modern Art was aflame with Van Goghs, Cezannes, Toulouse-Lautrecs.
News & Articles
- Dan Savage: By the Book
The author, most recently, of “American Savage” keeps a copy of the “Anita Bryant Family Cookbook” on his shelves. Also: “Aflame for God,” a biography of Jerry Falwell.
June 27, 2013 - New York Times
- Raila Odinga in San Francisco Chronicle
Presidential elections ...... will settle this issue once and for all,Odinga said. "Kenya is aflame, and there'll be no peace in Kenya until this matter is settled satisfactorily."
- Alexis de Tocqueville in BYU Newsnet
After his stay in America during the 1830s, French essayist and philosopher Alexis de Tocqueville wrote, "Not until I went into the churches of America and heard her pulpits aflame with righteousness did I understand the secret of her genius....
- Leon Wieseltier in Toronto Star
The world is aflame and we have been pondering the knocked-up daughter of a pert and uncannily confident Alaskan mediocrity who was elevated to a national ticket for the purpose of changing the conversation,Leon Wieseltier, veteran New...