Definitions of conflagrate
  1. verb
    start to burn or burst into flames
    synonyms: catch fire, combust, erupt, ignite, take fire
    burn, combust
    cause to burn or combust
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    blow out
    erupt in an uncontrolled manner
    start burning
    light up
    start to burn with a bright flame
    type of:
    change state, turn
    undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
  2. verb
    cause to start burning
    synonyms: enkindle, inflame, kindle
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    kindle anew, as of a fire
    type of:
    ignite, light
    cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat
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