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English definition of “aflame”

aflame

adjective [after verb] uk   /əˈfleɪm/ literary us  
burning: The whole village was aflame.Burning, burnt and on fire red or gold, as if burning: It was autumn and the trees were aflame with colour. Her cheeks were aflame with embarrassment/anger.Hair colour very excited: Aflame with desire, he took her in his arms.Excited, interested and enthusiastic
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