What is another word for fires?

317 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ fˈa͡ɪ͡əz], [ fˈa‍ɪ‍əz], [ f_ˈaɪə_z]

Fires can be described in various ways using different synonyms. For instance, infernos, blazes, flames, and conflagrations are all synonyms for the word fires. A fiery blaze could be referred to as an inferno as it is extremely intense and destructive. Similarly, a large and uncontrollable fire could be referred to as a conflagration. The word flames describe the visible, hot, and luminous gas that is produced by burning materials. Smaller fires could be referred to as sparks, kindles, or ignitions. The use of synonyms allows for greater descriptive intent and adds color and life to literary works, news reports, or scientific studies.

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Usage examples for Fires

This conservatory was heated in winter by subterranean fires, and sheltered by glass from the changeable weather at all times.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
One hour passed, then another; neither tents nor camp-fires could be seen.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz
Stas advanced at the head of his division still farther, so that finally not more than a hundred paces separated him from the last camp-fires.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz

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