aflow

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

a- +‎ flow

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

aflow (not comparable)

  1. flowing
    • 1875, Robert Browning, Aristophanes' Apology:
      But hush! and from the children take away / Their founts aflow with tears, and talk them calm,

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “aflow” in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)