blazing inferno

blazing inferno

Some place or thing totally engulfed in flame. After the summer-long drought, it didn't take long for a minor forest fire to become a blazing inferno.
See also: blaze
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HAVING spent ten hours fighting his way into blazing houses, rescuing victims and pulling out bodies as the Luftwaffe turned Coventry into a blazing inferno, Henry Tandey couldn't help feel a sickening sense of guilt.
MANAMA: Dramatic video footage of a blazing inferno in Sakhir emerged online yesterday.
5 hours, making it a blazing inferno and not suitable for life as we know it.
A LORRY driver escaped as his cab became a blazing inferno on the M62.
A BLAZING inferno engulfed the huge Summerland leisure complex in Douglas on the Isle of Man shortly before 8pm on Thursday August 2, 1973 - when about 3,000 holidaymakers were inside.
Nasrallah's mere rushing into the regional blazing inferno is tantamount to a desperate attempt to keep Assad's regime afloat.
Andrew Rushforth was still shaking after the realisation that had he not woken up when he did firefighters would have been pulling his body from a blazing inferno.
Incredible humidity, mixed with the blazing inferno of the giant ball of flame in the sky, made the steel giant sweat.
The charred remains of two other fuel tanks, which had been extinguished before dawn, were almost entirely melted from three days of the blazing inferno.
A SIX-YEAR-OLD boy died in a blazing inferno because he was too frightened to jump to safety.
Security staff went back in to investigate the problem - but rather than finding a blazing inferno they discovered smoke billowing from the tanning booth.
I saw a spark beneath the ashes and I am afraid it will soon become a blazing inferno.
The Houthi rebellion is only a cloud behind which Iran hides and threatens to turn the entire Gulf region into a blazing inferno unless proper steps are taken by GCC member states to avoid such developments," Rashid said.
A fire at a wedding tent in Kuwait that killed 41 women and children consumed the structure in a blazing inferno lasting just three minutes, a fire department chief said.
Before she even reached the window, the thieves ran off leaving a blazing inferno on the grass.