- adj. （诗、文）燃烧着的；着火的
- adv. （诗、文）燃烧着地；着火地
形容词的用法：If something is afire or is set afire, it is on fire or looks as if it is on fire. (像)燃烧着的
- adj. 燃烧的；着火的
The night of our birth, a thunderstorm had cracked a tree in the courtyard of the new church, setting the building afire.
The night of our birth, a thunderstorm had cracked a tree in the courtyard of the new church, setting the building afire until it was no more than a charred sliver of steeple and smoking pews.
But if I say, "I will not mention him orspeak any more in his name, " his word is in my heart like a fire, afire shut up in my bones. I am weary of holding it in; indeed, I cannot.
The U.K. is growing at a 3% rate, and Ireland's a land afire.
In a traditional whisky bottle, the inside of a whisky barrel is torched and set afire for a brief moment.
And all our hearts afire, the sky ablaze with cannon fire, we all raise our voices to the air, to the air.