blaze - definition and synonyms


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  1. 1
    [countable] [usually singular] mainly journalism a large fire that causes a lot of damage, especially when a building is burning

    Firefighters were called to a blaze at a warehouse yesterday.

    1. a.
      a small fire that burns strongly and brightly

      He put on more firewood to get a good blaze going.

  2. 2
    [singular] a strong bright light or area of colour
    blaze of:

    a blaze of colour/light/sunshine