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What is another word for smouldering?

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Verb
Present participle for burn slowly with smoke but no flame
“Three crews were brought in to bring the barn blaze under control and the smouldering hay was transported out of the barn on tractors to spread on nearby fields.”
Verb
Present participle for show or feel barely suppressed anger, hatred, or another powerful emotion
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“Cid took a deep draw, then blew out the blue grey smoke, his eyes smouldering.”
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Present participle for exist in a suppressed or concealed state
“After the conflict had been smouldering for many years, it flared up again in August this year in a border dispute between Abkhazia and Georgia over the Kodori Gorge.”
Verb
Present participle for to burn with a sudden intensity
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(of a feeling or problem) Present participle for to become worse or more intense
Adjective
Illuminating or reflecting light
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Adjective
Being on fire, or with flames emanating from it
Adjective
Showing ill will or hostility
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