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Blaze

Pronunciation: blāz
n.1.A stream of gas or vapor emitting light and heat in the process of combustion; a bright flame.
2.Intense, direct light accompanied with heat; as, to seek shelter from the blaze of the sun.
O dark, dark, dark, amid the blaze of noon!
- Milton.
3.A bursting out, or active display of any quality; an outburst; a brilliant display.
For what is glory but the blaze of fame?
- Milton.
4.A white spot on the forehead of a horse.
5.A spot made on trees by chipping off a piece of the bark, usually as a surveyor's mark.
In a blaze
on fire; burning with a flame; filled with, giving, or reflecting light; excited or exasperated.
Like blazes
furiously; rapidly.
- Poem in Essex dialect.
v. i.1.To shine with flame; to glow with flame; as, the fire blazes.
[imp. & p. p. Blazed ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Blazing.]
2.To send forth or reflect glowing or brilliant light; to show a blaze.
And far and wide the icy summit blazed.
- Wordsworth.
3.To be resplendent.
To blaze away
to discharge a firearm, or to continue firing; - said esp. of a number of persons, as a line of soldiers. Also used (fig.) of speech or action.
v. t.1.To mark (a tree) by chipping off a piece of the bark.
I found my way by the blazed trees.
- Hoffman.
2.To designate by blazing; to mark out, as by blazed trees; as, to blaze a line or path.
1.To make public far and wide; to make known; to render conspicuous.
2.(Her.) To blazon.
Noun1.Blazeblaze - a strong flame that burns brightly; "the blaze spread rapidly"
Synonyms: blazing
2.blaze - a cause of difficulty and suffering; "war is hell"; "go to blazes"
Synonyms: hell
3.blaze - noisy and unrestrained mischief; "raising blazes"
Synonyms: hell
4.blaze - great brightness; "a glare of sunlight"; "the flowers were a blaze of color"
Synonyms: brilliance, glare
5.blaze - a light-colored marking; "they chipped off bark to mark the trail with blazes"; "the horse had a blaze between its eyes"
Verb1.blaze - shine brightly and intensively; "Meteors blazed across the atmosphere"
2.blaze - shoot rapidly and repeatedly; "He blazed away at the men"
Synonyms: blaze away
3.blaze - burn brightly and intensely; "The summer sun alone can cause a pine to blaze"
4.blaze - move rapidly and as if blazing; "The spaceship blazed out into space"
Synonyms: blaze out
5.blaze - indicate by marking trees with blazes; "blaze a trail"
BLAZE - A single assignment language for parallel processing.

["The BLAZE Language: A Parallel Language for Scientific Programming", P. Mehrotra et al, J Parallel Comp 5(3):339-361 (Nov 1987)].
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blaze out
blaze up
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blazon out
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