What does smolder mean?

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ˈsmoʊl dərsmol·der

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. smoulder, smolderverb

    a fire that burns with thick smoke but no flame

    "the smoulder suddenly became a blaze"

  2. smolder, smoulderverb

    burn slowly and without a flame

    "a smoldering fire"

  3. smolder, smoulderverb

    have strong suppressed feelings

Wiktionary

  1. smolderverb

    To burn with no flame and little smoke.

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

  2. smolderverb

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Smolderverb

    alt. of Smoulder

  2. Smolderverb

    alt. of Smoulder

  3. Smoldernoun

    alt. of Smoulder

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  1. remolds

  2. molders

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Numerology

  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

Examples of smolder in a Sentence

  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.

  2. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    1. And paradise on earth will come when all souls grow old in the circles of reincarnation and the wheel of samsara, the stupid desires of despair will die. All desire is meaningless because everything is fleeting, everything that you create quickly decays and is subject to oblivion. Success and happiness smolder like a corpse. Everything plunges into old age, even souls and consciousness. 2. 1. You are a fish swimming in someone else's egoism. 2. Lonely people merge with eternity and reality. 3. Loneliness is a fear of eternity, love is an attempt to keep eternity in the moment. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

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