What does the word blaze mean?

Usage examples for blaze

  1. Louisa's great black eyes seemed to blaze like living fires. – Good Luck by L. T. Meade
  2. She was very cold, so she drew her single chair up to the blaze and held her hands over it. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  3. When he had a blaze under way, Mr. Magee came shivering from the other room and held out his hand. – Seven Keys to Baldpate by Earl Derr Biggers