like blazes


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like blazes

To a great degree; a lot. Gosh dang, that bee sting hurt like blazes! Her newest record has been selling like blazes.
See also: blaze, like
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like blazes

very fast or forcefully. informal
Blazes in this context refers to the flames of hell; go to blazes! is a dated equivalent of go to hell!
See also: blaze, like
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like ˈblazes

(old-fashioned, spoken) very hard; very fast: By the time they reached the hotel it was raining like blazes.
See also: blaze, like
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