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Definition of Blaze


  1. A stream of gas or vapor emitting light and heat in the process of combustion; a bright flame.
  2. Intense, direct light accompanied with heat; as, to seek shelter from the blaze of the sun.
  3. A bursting out, or active display of any quality; an outburst; a brilliant display.
  4. A white spot on the forehead of a horse.
  5. A spot made on trees by chipping off a piece of the bark, usually as a surveyor's mark.
  6. To shine with flame; to glow with flame; as, the fire blazes.
  7. To send forth or reflect glowing or brilliant light; to show a blaze.
  8. To be resplendent.
  9. To mark (a tree) by chipping off a piece of the bark.
  10. To designate by blazing; to mark out, as by blazed trees; as, to blaze a line or path.
  11. To make public far and wide; to make known; to render conspicuous.
  12. To blazon.

Blaze Quotations

The spread of civilisation may be likened to a fire; first, a feeble spark, next a flickering flame, then a mighty blaze, ever increasing in speed and power.
Nikola Tesla

I know the lands are lit, with all the autumn blaze of Goldenrod.
Helen Hunt Jackson

For as the eyes of bats are to the blaze of day, so is the reason in our soul to the things which are by nature most evident of all.

If the relationship of father to son could really be reduced to biology, the whole earth would blaze with the glory of fathers and sons.
James A. Baldwin

In the country the darkness of night is friendly and familiar, but in a city, with its blaze of lights, it is unnatural, hostile and menacing. It is like a monstrous vulture that hovers, biding its time.
W. Somerset Maugham
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Blaze Translations

blaze in Swedish is flamma
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