What does smolder mean?

Definitions for smolderˈsmoʊl dər

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. smoulder, smolder(verb)

    a fire that burns with thick smoke but no flame

    "the smoulder suddenly became a blaze"

  2. smolder, smoulder(verb)

    burn slowly and without a flame

    "a smoldering fire"

  3. smolder, smoulder(verb)

    have strong suppressed feelings


  1. smolder(Verb)

    To burn with no flame and little smoke.

    The remains of the bonfire were left to smolder for hours.

  2. smolder(Verb)

    To show signs of repressed anger or suppressed mental turmoil or other strong emotion, such as passion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Smolder(verb)

    alt. of Smoulder

  2. Smolder(verb)

    alt. of Smoulder

  3. Smolder(noun)

    alt. of Smoulder

Anagrams for smolder »

  1. remolds

  2. molders


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of smolder in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of smolder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev:

    This (U.S. award) cannot fail to shock and, for Kyrgyzstan, this means ethnic instability and an attempt to create chaos, it's just revolting. Someone needs instability in Kyrgyzstan. Someone wants these ashes to smolder all the time.

Images & Illustrations of smolder

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