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emblaze1

[em-bleyz]
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verb (used with object), em·blazed, em·blaz·ing.
  1. to illuminate, as by a blaze.
  2. to kindle.
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Origin of emblaze1

First recorded in 1515–25; em-1 + blaze1
Related formsem·blaz·er, noun

emblaze2

[em-bleyz]
verb (used with object), em·blazed, em·blaz·ing. Archaic.
  1. to emblazon.
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Origin of emblaze2

First recorded in 1625–35
Related formsem·blaz·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for emblaze

emblaze

verb (tr) archaic
  1. to cause to light up; illuminate
  2. to set fire to
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