Definition of aflame adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//əˈfleɪm//
    ; NAmE NAmE//əˈfleɪm//
    [not before noun] (literary)
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  1. 1burning; on fire synonym ablaze The whole building was soon aflame.
  2. 2full of bright colours and lights synonym ablaze The woods were aflame with autumn colours.
  3. 3showing excitement or embarrassment eyes/cheeks aflame
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: aflame