afire


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Synonyms for afire

Synonyms for afire

Synonyms for afire

lighted up by or as by fire or flame

References in classic literature ?
There are you and me, Charley, when father was away at work and locked us out, for fear we should set ourselves afire or fall out of window, sitting on the door-sill, sitting on other door-steps, sitting on the bank of the river, wandering about to get through the time.
Now, it's in the stable, and they'll think the place is afire,' said Sam.
State Department Spokesman Mark Tuner said, in a press statement that the United State condemns, in strong terms, the terrorist attack, at the Palestinian village of Doma, in the West Bank, that set afire a Palestinian family house, resulting in the death of a 18-month toddler and injury of 3 family members, offering condolences to the family and wishing the injured prompt recovery
continues to fall from favor with foreign real estate investors, falling to fifth place from fourth last year, said AFIRE Chief Executive Officer James Fetgatter.
Founded in 1988, AFIRE currently has nearly 200 members representing 21 countries.
They said that Pakistan was afire with a fire torched by America, which DPC contrived to brush off, by the grace of Allah.
AFIRE service boss has warned that merging the Northumberland and Cumbria services would be unpopular and would cost jobs.
The Indians fired back setting the hijacked-fishing boat afire and forcing both pirates and hostages to jump into the sea, from which all were rescued.
The villagers managed to block the highway and set car tyres afire before police forcibly dispersed them.
According to police, a loud explosion took place as the protesters set afire the abandoned police station, where some explosive materials besides a cooking gas cylinder were also kept.
Until July 10, the greatest tap dancer of this generation sets the stage afire with his mesmerizing, syncopated rhythms.
Afire brigade officer said: "The little boy did a fantastic job.
This is the first mid-year survey to be conducted by AFIRE.
Afire investigation team was still trying to find the cause of the fire.
I must have tried to brake, but I don't remember the impact, just the police taking their time, staying in the crushed car, no way out until I pushed in the car lighter, afire in my hands, a place to go.