1. [ adjective ] (sexuality) keenly excited (especially sexually) or indicating excitement
Synonyms: aflame turned_on aroused

"his face all ablaze with excitement"- Bram Stoker "he was aflame with desire"

Related terms: passionate
2. [ adjective ] (color) resembling flame in brilliance or color
Synonyms: flaming

"maple trees ablaze in autumn" "flaming autumn leaves"

Related terms: colorful
3. [ adjective ] lighted up by or as by fire or flame
Synonyms: blazing on_fire afire aflare burning flaming alight aflame

"forests set ablaze (or afire) by lightning" "even the car's tires were aflame" "candles alight on the tables" "blazing logs in the fireplace" "a burning cigarette" "a flaming crackling fire" "houses on fire"

Related terms: lighted
4. [ adjective ] lighted with red light as if with flames
Synonyms: inflamed reddened

"streets ablaze with lighted Christmas trees" "the inflamed clouds at sunset" "reddened faces around the campfire"

Related terms: light
Similar spelling:   Abels