[ adjective ] (color) resembling flame in brilliance or color
"maple trees ablaze in autumn" "flaming autumn leaves"
Used in print(Helen Hooven Santmyer, "There Were Fences"...)
I have more_than once sat cross-legged in the grass through a long summer morning and watched without touching while a poppy bud higher than my head slowly but visibly pushed off its cap , unfolded , and shook out like a banner in the sun its flaming vermilion petals .
[ adjective ] lighted up by or as by fire or flame
"forests set ablaze (or afire) by lightning" "even the car's tires were aflame" "candles alight on the tables" "blazing logs in the fireplace" "a burning cigarette" "a flaming crackling fire" "houses on fire"