blaze away


blaze away

v. (D; intr.) to blaze away at (to blaze away at the enemy)

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['bleɪzə'weɪ]
(D; intr.) to blaze away at (to blaze awayat the enemy)

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  • Away — A*way , adv. [AS. aweg, anweg, onweg; on on + weg way.] 1. From a place; hence. [1913 Webster] The sound is going away. Shak. [1913 Webster] Have me away, for I am sore wounded. 2 Chron. xxxv. 23. [1913 Webster] 2. Absent; gone; at a distance; as …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Away with — Away A*way , adv. [AS. aweg, anweg, onweg; on on + weg way.] 1. From a place; hence. [1913 Webster] The sound is going away. Shak. [1913 Webster] Have me away, for I am sore wounded. 2 Chron. xxxv. 23. [1913 Webster] 2. Absent; gone; at a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Away with — Away A*way , adv. [AS. aweg, anweg, onweg; on on + weg way.] 1. From a place; hence. [1913 Webster] The sound is going away. Shak. [1913 Webster] Have me away, for I am sore wounded. 2 Chron. xxxv. 23. [1913 Webster] 2. Absent; gone; at a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blaze — [[t]ble͟ɪz[/t]] blazes, blazing, blazed 1) VERB When a fire blazes, it burns strongly and brightly. Three people died as wreckage blazed, and rescuers fought to release trapped drivers... The log fire was blazing merrily. [V ing] ...a blazing… …   English dictionary

  • blaze — blaze1 [ bleız ] verb intransitive * 1. ) to burn strongly and brightly: A huge log fire blazed in the grate. The following morning the building was still blazing. a ) if the sun blazes, it is very bright and hot: blaze down: The afternoon sun… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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