ablaze


ablaze
ə'bleiz
adjective
1) (burning strongly: The building was ablaze when the fire brigade arrived.) ardiendo, en llamas
2) (very bright: The street was ablaze with lights.) resplandeciente
ablaze
tr[ə'bleɪz]
adjective
1 ardiendo, en llamas
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SMALLIDIOMATIC EXPRESSION/SMALL
ablaze with light figurative use resplandeciente de luz
ablaze [ə'bleɪz] adj
1) burning: ardiendo, en llamas
2) radiant: resplandeciente, radiante
ablaze
adj.
ardiendo, -a adj.
ardiente adj.
inflamado, -a adj.
luminoso, -a adj.
adv.
ardiendo adv.
en llamas adv.
ə'bleɪz
adjective (pred)

to be ablaze — arder, estar* en llamas

to set something ablaze — prenderle fuego a algo

to be ablaze with something: her eyes were ablaze with indignation tenía los ojos encendidos de indignación; the street was ablaze with color — la calle resplandecía de color

[ǝ'bleɪz]
ADV
1) (=on fire) en llamas, ardiendo

the cinema was ablaze in five minutes — en cinco minutos el cine estaba en llamas or ardiendo

to set sth ablaze — prender fuego a algo

2) (fig)

the house was ablaze with light — la casa resplandecía de luz

the garden was ablaze with colour — el jardín resplandecía de color

to be ablaze with indignation — estar indignadísimo or encolerizado

* * *
[ə'bleɪz]
adjective (pred)

to be ablaze — arder, estar* en llamas

to set something ablaze — prenderle fuego a algo

to be ablaze with something: her eyes were ablaze with indignation tenía los ojos encendidos de indignación; the street was ablaze with color — la calle resplandecía de color


English-spanish dictionary. 2013.

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  • ablaze — (adv.) late 14c., from a on (see A (Cf. a ) (1)) + BLAZE (Cf. blaze) …   Etymology dictionary

  • ablaze — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ burning fiercely …   English terms dictionary

  • ablaze — [ə blāz′] adj. [ A 1 + BLAZE1] 1. on fire; burning brightly 2. blazing; flaming 3. greatly excited; eager …   English World dictionary

  • Ablaze — Das Ablaze war ein von 1994 bis 2003 bestehendes deutsches Metal Magazin, das auch über die Landesgrenzen hinaus bekannt wurde. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Hintergrund 2 Selbstverständnis und Kontroverse 3 Gleichnamiges Magazin …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ablaze — [[t]əble͟ɪz[/t]] 1) ADJ: v n ADJ, v link ADJ Something that is ablaze is burning very fiercely. Shops, houses, and vehicles were set ablaze. 2) ADJ: v link ADJ, usu ADJ with n If a place is ablaze with lights or colours, it is very bright because …   English dictionary

  • ablaze — a|blaze [əˈbleız] adj [not before noun] written 1.) burning strongly with a lot of flames →↑blaze ▪ Within minutes the whole house was ablaze. ▪ The factory had been set ablaze (=made to burn) . 2.) very bright or colourful ▪ a passing pleasure… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ablaze — adjective 1 be ablaze to be burning with a lot of flames, often causing serious damage: Within minutes the whole house was ablaze. | set sth ablaze (=make something burn a lot): A tanker was set ablaze in the gunboat attack. 2 filled with a lot… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ablaze — adj. 1) ablaze with (the city was ablaze with lights) 2) to set ablaze * * * [ə bleɪz] to set ablaze ablaze with (the city was ablaze with lights) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • ablaze — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ set sth ▪ Truck after truck was set ablaze as the fire spread. ADVERB ▪ well (BrE) ▪ …   Collocations dictionary


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