HyperDic: afire

English > 1 sense of the word afire:
ADJECTIVEallafire, ablaze, aflame, aflare, alight, on firelighted up by or as by fire or flame
afire > pronunciation
Soundsahfay'r
Rhymesadmire ... wire: 34 rhymes with ayr...
English > afire: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaninglighted up by or as by fire or flame.
Example"forests set ablaze (or afire) by lightning"
Synonymsablaze, aflame, aflare, alight, on fire
Broaderlighted, litset afire or burning
Spanishardiendo, ardiente, encendido
Catalanardent, encès

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