- [noun] a strong flame that burns brightly; "the blaze spread rapidly"
- [noun] a cause of difficulty and suffering; "war is hell"; "go to blazes"
- [noun] noisy and unrestrained mischief; "raising blazes"
- [noun] great brightness; "a glare of sunlight"; "the flowers were a blaze of color"
Synonyms: glare, brilliance
- [noun] a light-colored marking; "they chipped off bark to mark the trail with blazes"; "the horse had a blaze between its eyes"
- [verb] shine brightly and intensively; "Meteors blazed across the atmosphere"
- [verb] shoot rapidly and repeatedly; "He blazed away at the men"
- [verb] burn brightly and intensely; "The summer sun alone can cause a pine to blaze"
- [verb] move rapidly and as if blazing; "The spaceship blazed out into space"
- [verb] indicate by marking trees with blazes; "blaze a trail"