Adjective(1) lighted up by or as by fire or flame, or afire
(1) Crooked fingers of lightning nearly lit the sky afire , and the thunder crackled like shots from a cannon.(2) The litter was dumped at a common site and set afire .(3) White fumes rose from tear gas fired by the French, and black smoke billowed from a roadblock of burning metal drums set afire at the base gates by the loyalists.(4) My favorite Olympic torch lighting ceremony was in Barcelona, 1992, when an archer shot a flaming arrow over the altar to set it afire .(5) And in the end, the gambling theater is exploded and set afire .
(1) afire :: afire
1. alight ::
2. on fire ::
3. aflame ::
4. ablaze ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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The lmp has set the river AFIRE.
Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 9
I will set their fleets AFIRE,
Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 9
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