Day-31 (Conflagration)

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Word:
Conflagration

Status:
Noun

Meaning:
Describes a very large and disastrous fire or the situation of war and conflict.

Sentences:
1) The treaty is the latest attempt to solve the ten-year conflagration.
2) The historic tavern burned to the ground in a horrible conflagration.

Origin:
From Latin confagratio which means 'to blaze'.

First use:
1600

Synonyms:
fire, holocaust, inferno, flames, firestorm, blaze

Anotonyms:
peace, truce, tranquility

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