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aflameadjective [after verb]

uk   us   /əˈfleɪm/ literary
burning: The ​wholevillage was aflame. red or ​gold, as if ​burning: It was ​autumn and the ​trees were aflame withcolour. Her ​cheeks were aflame withembarrassment/​anger. very ​excited: Aflame withdesire, he took her in his ​arms.
(Definition of aflame from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “aflame”
in Chinese (Simplified) 着火的, 燃烧着的, 火一般红的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 着火的, 燃燒着的, 火一般紅的…
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