- (predicative) to be ablazearderto set something ablaze
estar en llamasprenderle fuego a algoto be ablaze
withsomethingher eyes were ablaze with indignationtenía los ojos encendidos de indignaciónhe was ablaze with passion
los ojos le brillaban de indignaciónardía de pasiónthe street was ablaze with light and colorla calle resplandecía de luz y colorExample sentences
- Dozens of town and cities were affected with nearly 9,000 cars set ablaze and more than 3,000 people arrested.
- Terrorists also set ablaze several residences.
- The fire crew had been called to the woodland at 9.25 pm following reports of rubbish and debris being piled up and set ablaze.
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