Blaze

Meaning & Definition of “Blaze”(verb) in Pictures – ESL vocabulary words

The fire is blazing in the building.

When a fire blazes, it burns very brightly and strongly.

<Similar Words>
The fire is burning in the building.
The building is burning.
The building is ablaze.

 

A fire is blazing in the fireplace.

 

Fires are blazing in the field.

 

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The sun is blazing.

When something blazes, it shines with a very bright light.

 

The lights are blazing.

 

The spotlight is blazing.

 

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His eyes were blazing with anger.
I sensed her eyes blazing at my back.
She looked me in my eyes, her eyes blazing with rage.

If someone’s eyes are blazing, their eyes are shining brightly because they are feeling a very strong emotion, usually anger.

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Blaze (noun)

Firefighters are trying to extinguish the blaze.

A blaze is a large and dangerous fire.

 

The blaze is destroying the building.

 

Ban

Meaning & Definition of “ban”(verb) in Pictures – ESL vocabulary words

Smoking is banned in the room.

<Similar Words>
Smoking is forbidden in the room.
Smoking is prohibited in the room.
 
<Opposite Words>
Smoking is allowed in the room.
<Related words>
Smoking is not allowed in the room.
The room is smoke free.

 

ban2

Fires are banned in the woods.

<Similar Words>
Fires are forbidden in the woods.
Fires are prohibited in the woods.
<Opposite Word>
Fires are allowed in the woods.

Build

Meaning & Definition of “build”(verb) in Pictures – ESL vocabulary words

Men are building a building.

<Similar Word>
Men are constructing a building.
<Opposite Word>
Men are destroying a building.

 

Bump

Meaning & Definition of “bump”(verb) in Pictures – ESL vocabulary words

A man and a woman have just bumped into each other.

<Similar Word>
A man and a woman have just crashed into each other.

Braid

Meaning & Definition of “Braid” in Pictures – ESL vocabulary words

A woman is braiding someone’s hair.

If you braid hair, you twist together three or more pieces of hair to make one length.

<Similar Word>
A woman is weaving someone’s hair.

A girl has her hair braided.

<Similar Word>
A girl has her hair weaved.
<Related Words & Sentences>
The girl’s hair is braided.
The girl’s hair is weaved.
A girl has her hair in plaits.