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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Blaze, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Blazed p. pr. & vb. n. Blazing.]
 1. To shine with flame; to glow with flame; as, the fire blazes.
 2. To send forth or reflect glowing or brilliant light; to show a blaze.
    And far and wide the icy summit blazed.   --Wordsworth.
 3. To be resplendent.
 To blaze away, to discharge a firearm, or to continue firing; -- said esp. of a number of persons, as a line of soldiers. Also used (fig.) of speech or action. [Colloq.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Blaz·ing, a. Burning with a blaze; as, a blazing fire; blazing torches.
 Blazing star. (a) A comet. [Obs.] (b) A brilliant center of attraction. (c) Bot. A name given to several plants; as, to Chamælirium luteum of the Lily family; Liatris squarrosa; and Aletris farinosa, called also colicroot and star grass.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: shining intensely; "the blazing sun"; "blinding headlights";
             "dazzling snow"; "fulgent patterns of sunlight"; "the
             glaring sun" [syn: blinding, dazzling, fulgent,
             glaring, glary]
      2: lighted up by or as by fire or flame; "forests set ablaze
         (or afire) by lightning"; "even the car's tires were
         aflame"; "a night aflare with fireworks"; "candles alight
         on the tables"; "blazing logs in the fireplace"; "a
         burning cigarette"; "a flaming crackling fire"; "houses on
         fire" [syn: ablaze(p), afire(p), aflame(p), aflare(p),
          alight(p), burning, flaming, on fire(p)]
      3: without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious;
         "open disregard of the law"; "open family strife"; "open
         hostility"; "a blatant appeal to vanity"; "a blazing
         indiscretion" [syn: blatant, conspicuous, open]
      n : a strong flame that burns brightly; "the blaze spread
          rapidly" [syn: blaze]