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blazing

[ bley-zing ]
/ ˈbleɪ zɪŋ /
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adjective

burning brightly and with great heat, force, etc.
of tremendous intensity or fervor: a performance of blazing ferocity.

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Origin of blazing

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at blaze1, -ing2

OTHER WORDS FROM blazing

blaz·ing·ly, adverb
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