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ablaze

adjective [after verb] uk   /əˈbleɪz/ us  
burning very strongly: The house was ablaze, and the flames and smoke could be seen for miles around. brightly lit or brightly coloured: The ballroom was ablaze with lights. The field was ablaze with wild flowers. full of energy, interest, or emotion: Her eyes were ablaze with excitement.
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