a blazing row

a very angry argument

He walked out after a blazing row with his wife.


English dictionary. 2014.

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  • (a) blazing row — a blazing row phrase a very angry argument He walked out after a blazing row with his wife. Thesaurus: arguments and arguingsynonym to arguehyponym Main entry: blazing …   Useful english dictionary

  • row — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ bottom, middle, top ▪ back, front ▪ first, second, etc …   Collocations dictionary

  • row — row1 [ rou ] noun count *** 1. ) a series of people or things arranged in a straight line: The teacher stopped in front of a little boy in the front row. row of: a row of houses/stores/chairs row upon row (=a lot of rows): She could see row upon… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • row — I UK [rəʊ] / US [roʊ] noun [countable] Word forms row : singular row plural rows *** 1) a) a series of people or things arranged in a straight line The teacher stopped in front of a little boy in the front row. row of: a row of… …   English dictionary

  • blazing — [[t]ble͟ɪzɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ: ADJ n Blazing sun or blazing hot weather is very hot. Quite a few people were eating outside in the blazing sun. ...freezing cold winters and blazing hot summers. 2) ADJ: ADJ n When people have a blazing row, they… …   English dictionary

  • row — row1 W2S2 [rəu US rou] n 1.) a line of things or people next to each other →↑column row of ▪ a row of houses ▪ rows of trees in a row ▪ The children were asked to stand in a row. ▪ row upon row (=many …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • blazing — blaz|ing [ bleızıŋ ] adjective only before noun 1. ) burning very strongly: Firefighters surrounded the blazing building. 2. ) very hot because the sun is shining strongly: a blazing hot day in July 3. ) very bright: a blazing sunset 4. ) showing …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • blazing — UK [ˈbleɪzɪŋ] / US adjective [only before noun] 1) burning very strongly Firefighters surrounded the blazing building. 2) very hot because the sun is shining strongly a blazing hot day in July 3) very bright a blazing sunset 4) showing a lot of… …   English dictionary

  • blazing — blaz|ing [ˈbleızıŋ] adj [only before noun] 1.) extremely hot ▪ a blazing August afternoon 2.) full of strong emotions, especially anger ▪ He jumped to his feet in a blazing fury. blazing row (=very angry argument) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • blazing — adjective (only before noun) 1 extremely hot: a blazing August afternoon 2 full of strong emotions, especially anger: He jumped to his feet in a blazing fury. | blazing row (=very angry argument) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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