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synonyms for aflame

  • burning
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How to use aflame in a sentence

He was awakened by a commotion as passengers gasped at news coverage from New York showing the North Tower of the World Trade Center aflame.
THE MOTHER OF ALL ACCIDENTS - ISSUE 99: UNIVERSALITYSEAN B. CARROLLAPRIL 21, 2021NAUTILUS
Some even fashioned a flag that features a silhouette of a woman in front of a Capitol that is aflame.
U.S. CAPITOL POLICE OFFICER CLEARED OF WRONGDOING IN FATAL SHOOTING OF ASHLI BABBITT DURING CAPITOL ATTACKKEITH L. ALEXANDER, JUSTIN JOUVENAL, SPENCER HSUAPRIL 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
One of the showiest is a margarita set aflame in the bar, a spectacle that probably works best if you’re seated in the underground restaurant.
SWAHILI VILLAGE BRINGS A TASTE OF AFRICAN FINE DINING TO D.C.TOM SIETSEMAAPRIL 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The sky was alight from zenith to horizon, the Nile aflame with sunrise, by the time the letter was written.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Aristide went back to his comfortless lodgings aflame with bewilderment, indignation and despair.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
He had risen, and he was confronting his merry host very fiercely, white to the lips, his eyes aflame.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
So I touched a button and set fifty electric suns aflame on the top of our precipice.
A CONNECTICUT YANKEE IN KING ARTHUR'S COURT, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
Crozier turned rather impatiently, for his face was aflame with some exciting reflection.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
"I also want her," cried out Guy, his eyes all aflame and advancing toward his brother with a menacing look.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
And so his words, aflame from a pure and passionate heart, come with the intensity of prophetic power.
THE LIFE OF MAZZINIBOLTON KING
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WORDS RELATED TO AFLAME

  • aflame
  • aglow
  • brilliant
  • flashing
  • gleaming
  • glowing
  • incandescent
  • luminous
  • radiant
  • refulgent
  • sparkling
  • afire
  • aflame
  • alight
  • blistering
  • broiling
  • conflagrant
  • fiery
  • flaming
  • gleaming
  • glowing
  • heated
  • hot
  • ignited
  • illuminated
  • in flames
  • incandescent
  • on fire
  • oxidizing
  • red-hot
  • scorching
  • searing
  • sizzling
  • smoking
  • smouldering
  • torrid
  • white-hot
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