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  • adj. Illuminated by a fire


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fire +‎ lit


  • The drawings - a cozy firelit cabin in some snowy place, Homer's presence as a shadow on the wall - are gentle and humorous.

    Shes not bad, shes just drawn that way, doh!

  • When Claire looked around the firelit circle at the six wolves, a wave of hot jealousy rolled through her.

    Claire de Lune

  • Clouds of sweet tobacco smoke drift through the cozy, firelit living room.

    Late, Late at Night

  • Almorra returned to the present time and the firelit chamber.

    Guild Wars: Ghosts of Ascalon

  • Between the oxygen-missing kiss and the champagne, Tally felt herself getting pretty-minded, the edges of the firelit party turning fuzzy.

    Scott Westerfeld: Uglies Quartet

  • He also realized he was sweating—from the pain or the heat in the confined, firelit room, he did not know.

    The Shattering

  • Clad only in breeches and a shirt, Neil lay prone on the carpet of the firelit room, limbs sprawled, eyes closed, to all appearances unconscious, she thought with a thrill of horror.


  • The little boy stared in some wonder at a father hardly recognised, but let himself be drawn close by a gaunt, cold hand, and stared at hungrily by eyes like firelit caverns.

    A Caregiver's Homage To The Very Old

  • I stood nonplussed on the balcony for a moment, fifteen leering faces flickering out of the firelit shadows at me.

    Sick Cycle Carousel

  • The tallest one, directly hi front of Charlie, wore a subverted bathrobe somewhat like that of Charlie's companion, but dyed a firelit orange.

    Arcana Magi - c.1: Oryn Zentharis, Seeker of the Truth


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