(n.) A stream of gas or vapor emitting light and heat in the process of combustion; a bright flame.

(n.) Intense, direct light accompanied with heat; as, to seek shelter from the blaze of the sun.

(n.) A bursting out, or active display of any quality; an outburst; a brilliant display.

(n.) A white spot on the forehead of a horse.

(n.) A spot made on trees by chipping off a piece of the bark, usually as a surveyor's mark.

(v. i.) To shine with flame; to glow with flame; as, the fire blazes.

(v. i.) To send forth or reflect glowing or brilliant light; to show a blaze.

(v. i.) To be resplendent.

(v. t.) To mark (a tree) by chipping off a piece of the bark.

(v. t.) To designate by blazing; to mark out, as by blazed trees; as, to blaze a line or path.

(v. i.) To make public far and wide; to make known; to render conspicuous.

(v. i.) To blazon.

Related Terms:

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ablaze, emblaze, emblazed, imblaze, trailblazer, white-blaze

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Attorney at Law

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