- smoulder (chiefly British)
- (intransitive, US) To burn with no flame and little smoke.
- The remains of the bonfire were left to smolder for hours.
- (intransitive, figurative) To show signs of repressed anger or suppressed mental turmoil or other strong emotion, such as passion.
- (intransitive, figurative) To exist in a suppressed or hidden state.
to burn with no flame and little smoke
to show signs of repressed anger or suppressed mental turmoil or other strong emotion
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