What does aflame mean?

Definitions for aflameəˈfleɪm

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word aflame.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ablaze, aflame, aroused(adj)

    keenly excited (especially sexually) or indicating excitement

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

  2. ablaze(p), afire(p), aflame(p), aflare(p), alight(p), on fire(p)(adj)

    lighted up by or as by fire or flame

    "forests set ablaze (or afire) by lightning"; "even the car's tires were aflame"; "a night aflare with fireworks"; "candles alight on the tables"; "houses on fire"


  1. aflame(Adjective)

    in flames, on fire, flaming, with flames coming from it

  2. aflame(Adjective)

    showing anger or contempt

    She said nothing and simply stared at him, eyes aflame.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aflame

    inflames; glowing with light or passion; ablaze

  2. Origin: [Pref. a- + flame.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Aflame

    a-flām′, adj. and adv. flaming: glowing. [Pfx. a-, and Flame.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of aflame in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of aflame in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Maitri Upanishads:

    This is the truth As from a fire aflame thousands of sparks come forth, even so from the Creator an infinity of beings have life and to him return again.

Images & Illustrations of aflame

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