What does on fire mean?

Definitions for on fire

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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. On Fire

    On Fire is the second studio album by American alternative rock band Galaxie 500, released in 1989 on Rough Trade Records. It was recorded at Noise NY in New York City with Mark Kramer handling production duties. Since its release, the album has yielded much critical acclaim. The Rolling Stone Album Guide called it Galaxie 500's "best album by far". In 1997, Rykodisc re-released the album with three bonus tracks. The CD version of the re-issue also included the music video for the song "When Will You Come Home".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on fire in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on fire in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Madeline Cohen:

    My body is on fire.

  2. Godspower Gbenekama:

    There is fire burning.

  3. Gene Mullins:

    ..look at the ball of fire!

  4. Ronnie Goines:

    He was on fire for the Lord.

  5. Jim Webb:

    Bernie, you always fire me up.

Images & Illustrations of on fire

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