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smoldering

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  • verbburn, simmer
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Synonyms for smoldering

verb burn, simmer
  • boil
  • erupt
  • explode
  • fester
  • seethe
  • bubble
  • churn
  • consume
  • ferment
  • fulminate
  • fume
  • smoke
  • steam
  • stir

Antonyms for smoldering

  • be happy
  • freeze
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More words related to smoldering

blazing

adjective. on fire
  • ablaze
  • afire
  • aflame
  • fiery
  • flaming
  • smoldering

dormant

adjective. inactive; sleeping

fired

adjective. subjected to fire

latent

adjective. dormant, hidden

smoky

adjective. hazy, sooty
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.