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blazing (adj.)

late 14c., "shining," also "vehement," present-participle adjective from blaze (v.1). As a mild or euphemistic epithet, attested from 1888 (no doubt suggesting damned and connected with the blazes, the euphemism for "Hell").

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Definitions of blazing
1
blazing (adj.)
shining intensely;
the blazing sun
Synonyms: blinding / dazzling / fulgent / glaring / glary
blazing (adj.)
without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious;
a blazing indiscretion
Synonyms: blatant / conspicuous
2
blazing (n.)
a strong flame that burns brightly;
Synonyms: blaze
From wordnet.princeton.edu