Definition of Blazing star

1. Noun. Biennial of southwestern United States having white stems and toothed leaves that is grown for its large pale yellow flowers that open in early morning.

Exact synonyms: Mentzelia Laevicaulis, Mentzelia Livicaulis
Generic synonyms: Flower
Group relationships: Genus Mentzelia, Mentzelia



2. Noun. Any of various North American plants of the genus Liatris having racemes or panicles of small discoid flower heads.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Blazing Star

blazar
blazars
blaze
blaze a trail
blaze away
blaze orange
blaze oranges
blaze out
blaze up
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blazered
blazers
blazes
blazing star (current term)
blazingly
blazon
blazon out
blazoned
blazoner
blazoners
blazoning
blazonings
blazonment
blazonments
blazonries
blazonry
blazons
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Literary usage of Blazing star

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Astronomy and Astro-physics by European Southern Observatory, Goodsell Observatory (1886)
"A blazing star. About half past 9 o'clock last Friday night (August 2O, 1886) the star Zeta in Cassiopea appeared to blaze up with unusual brilliancy. ..."

2. The New Englander by William Lathrop Kingsley (1873)
"WILLIAM B. GREENE'S blazing star| seems to us to shine by a reflected light, ... 7he blazing star; with an Appendix treating of the Jewish Kabbala. ..."

3. New Englander and Yale Review by Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight (1873)
"Routledge & Sons. f The blazing star; with an Appendix treating of the Jewish Kabbala. Also a tract on the Philosophy of Mr. Herbert Spencer, and one on New ..."

4. Home Life in Colonial Days by Alice Morse Earle (1898)
"They bear many pretty and odd names, such as " Rosy Walk," " Baltimore Beauty," "Orange Peel," " blazing star." "Chariot Wheels and Church Windows. ..."

5. Astronomy and Astro-physics by European Southern Observatory, Goodsell Observatory (1886)
"A blazing star. About half past 9 o'clock last Friday night (August 2O, 1886) the star Zeta in Cassiopea appeared to blaze up with unusual brilliancy. ..."

6. The New Englander by William Lathrop Kingsley (1873)
"WILLIAM B. GREENE'S blazing star| seems to us to shine by a reflected light, ... 7he blazing star; with an Appendix treating of the Jewish Kabbala. ..."

7. New Englander and Yale Review by Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight (1873)
"Routledge & Sons. f The blazing star; with an Appendix treating of the Jewish Kabbala. Also a tract on the Philosophy of Mr. Herbert Spencer, and one on New ..."

8. Home Life in Colonial Days by Alice Morse Earle (1898)
"They bear many pretty and odd names, such as " Rosy Walk," " Baltimore Beauty," "Orange Peel," " blazing star." "Chariot Wheels and Church Windows. ..."

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