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Synonyms for conflagrationˌkɒn fləˈgreɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conflagration, inferno(noun)

    a very intense and uncontrolled fire

    Synonyms:
    hell, the pits, infernal region, pit, snake pit, inferno, hell on earth, perdition, conflagration, nether region, hellhole

Wiktionary

  1. conflagration(noun)

    Synonyms:
    firestorm, inferno

  2. conflagration(noun)

    A large fire extending to many objects, or over a large space; a general burning.

    Synonyms:
    inferno, firestorm

  3. conflagration(noun)

    A large-scale conflict.

    Synonyms:
    firestorm, inferno

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. conflagration

    Combustion is the essential fact which is at the basis of that assemblage of visible phenomenon which we call fire; combustion being the continuous chemical combination of a substance with some element, as oxygen, evolving heat, and extending from slow processes, such as those by which the heat of the human body is maintained, to the processes producing the most intense light also, as in a blast-furnace, or on the surface of the sun. Fire is always attended with light, as well as heat; blaze, flame, etc., designate the mingled light and heat of a fire. Combustion is the scientific, fire the popular term. A conflagration is an extensive fire. Compare LIGHT.

    Synonyms:
    blaze, burning, combustion, fire, flame

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. conflagration(n.)

    Synonyms:
    great burning, general fire


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