a. burning; radiant; bright; keenly excited ; resembling flame in brilliance or color
But when he saw this small new-comer his soul was all ablaze with bliss in a moment.
Sentence in Classic:
The buildings in Carriage Row, across the river, in the Bazaar and the Povarskoy, as well as the barges on the Moskva River and the timber yards by the Dorogomilov Bridge, were all ablaze.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
When I came back, I found him walking hurriedly up and down the room, his face all ablaze with excitement.
Night after night, in these newly built homes, the windows were ablaze with gas light and the sound of music and dancing feet drifted out upon the air.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
When it was thoroughly ablaze Eustacia took it by the stem and waved it in the air above her head till it had burned itself out.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
Already the house of Deïphobus hath crashed down in wide ruin amid the overpowering flames; already our neighbour Ucalegon is ablaze: the broad Sigean bay is lit with the fire.
Every light in the hall was ablaze; every lamp turned as high as it could be without smoking the chimney or threatening explosion.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin Context
Jurgis stood upright; trembling with passion, his hands clenched and his arms upraised, his whole soul ablaze with hatred and defiance.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
The smoke from the fire at times neglected the clay chimney and wreathed into the room, and this flimsy chimney of clay and sticks made endless threats to set ablaze the whole establishment.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane Context