Conflagrant meaning

kən-flā'grənt
Burning intensely; blazing.
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Burning; ablaze.
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Brightly burning.

The conflagrant fire destroyed sixteen blocks before it was kept under control.

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Origin of conflagrant

  • Latin cōnflagrāns cōnflagrant- present participle of cōnflagrāre to burn up com- intensive pref. com– flagrāre to burn bhel-1 in Indo-European roots
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Latin
    From Wiktionary