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Definition 1: start to burn or burst into flames - [verb of weather]

Samples where catch fire or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Marsh gases ignited suddenly
  • The oily rags combusted spontaneously

Synonyms for catch fire in the sense of this definition

(catch fire is a kind of ...) undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

"We turned from Socialism to Capitalism" "The people turned against the President when he stole the election"

(... is a kind of catch fire ) erupt in an uncontrolled manner

"The oil well blew out"

(... is a kind of catch fire ) start burning

"The fire caught"

(... is a kind of catch fire ) start to burn with a bright flame

"The coal in the BBQ grill finally lit up"

(catch fire has a similar meaning as ...) cause to burn or combust

"The sun burned off the fog" "We combust coal and other fossil fuels"

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