Synonyms of 'conflagration'
fireDictionary, blaze, holocaust
All the stock was destroyed in a warehouse conflagration.
Copyright © 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
A blaze is a large fire which is difficult to control and which destroys a lot of things.
Two firemen were hurt in a blaze which swept through a tower block.
A holocaust is an event in which there is a lot of destruction and many people are killed, especially one caused by war.
A nuclear holocaust seemed a very real possibility in the '50s.
Thesaurus for conflagration from the Collins English Thesaurus
A conflagration is a fire that burns over a large area and destroys property.