Conflagrant
Conflagrant Con*fla"grant, a. [L. conflagrans, p. pr. of conflagrare; con- + flagrare to blaze. See {Flagrant}.] Burning together in a common flame. [R.] ``The {conflagrant} mass.'' --Milton. [1913 Webster]

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  • conflagrant — CONFLAGRÁNT, Ă, conflagranţi, te adj. (Despre state) Care participă la o conflagraţie. – Din it. conflagrante. Trimis de Joseph, 23.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  conflagránt adj. → flagrant Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic … …   Dicționar Român

  • conflagrant — [kən flā′grənt] adj. [L conflagrans, prp. of conflagrare: see CONFLAGRATION] burning; ablaze …   English World dictionary

  • conflagrant — adjective Etymology: Latin conflagrant , conflagrans, present participle of conflagrare to burn, from com + flagrare to burn more at black Date: circa 1656 burning, blazing …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • conflagrant — /keuhn flay greuhnt/, adj. blazing; burning; on fire. [1650 60; < L conflagrant (s. of conflagrans), prp. of conflagrare. See CONFLAGRATION, ANT] * * * …   Universalium

  • conflagrant — adjective brightly burning The conflagrant fire destroyed sixteen blocks before it was kept under control …   Wiktionary

  • conflagrant — kənˈflāgrənt adjective Etymology: Latin conflagrant , conflagrans, present participle of conflagrare to burn, be consumed by fire, from com + flagrare to burn, blaze more at black : burning, blazing …   Useful english dictionary

  • conflagrant — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective On fire: ablaze, afire, aflame, alight2, burning, fiery, flaming. Idioms: in a blaze, in flames. See HOT …   English dictionary for students

  • conflagrant — con·fla·grant …   English syllables

  • conflagrant — con•fla•grant [[t]kənˈfleɪ grənt[/t]] adj. burning; on fire • Etymology: 1650–60; < L …   From formal English to slang

  • bhel- — I. bhel 1 To shine, flash, burn; shining white and various bright colors. Derivatives include blue, bleach, blind, blond, blanket, black, flagrant, and flame. I. Suffixed full grade form …   Universalium

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