"blazes" Definition

  1. a low synonym for the infernal regions, and now almost for anything. “Like BLAZES” is a phrase of intensification applied without any reference to the original meaning. Also applied to the brilliant habiliments of flunkeys, since the episode of Sam Weller and the “swarry.”

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Position in the dictionary: 213 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: bleed, blest, blether, blew, blewed, blind, blind monkeys, blind-half-hundred, blind-hookey, blind-man’s-holiday
Previous words in the dictionary: blaze, blast, blarney, blade, bladder-of-lard, blackwork, blackleg, blackguard, blackbirding, blackberry-swagger

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