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aflame (adv., adj.)

"on fire, ablaze," 1550s, from a- (1) "on" + flame (n.). Figurative use by 1856.

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Definitions of aflame

aflame (adj.)
lighted up by or as by fire or flame;
even the car's tires were aflame
Synonyms: ablaze / afire / aflare / alight / on fire
aflame (adj.)
keenly excited (especially sexually) or indicating excitement; "his face all ablaze with excitement"- Bram Stoker;
he was aflame with desire
Synonyms: ablaze / aroused
From wordnet.princeton.edu