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BURN





Definition:

  1. [noun] pain that feels hot as if it were on fire
    Synonyms: ing

  2. [noun] a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
    Synonyms: tan, suntan, sun

  3. [noun] an injury cause by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation

  4. [noun] a burned place or area
    Synonyms: mark

  5. [noun] damage inflicted by burning

  6. [verb] destroy by fire; "They burned the house and his diaries"
    Synonyms: fire, down

  7. [verb] shine intensely, as if with heat; "The coals were glowing in the dark"; "The candles were burning"
    Synonyms: glow

  8. [verb] undergo combustion; "Maple wood burns well"
    Synonyms: combust

  9. [verb] cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort; "The sun burned his face"
    Synonyms: bite, sting

  10. [verb] cause to burn or combust; "The sun burned off the fog"; "We combust coal and other fossil fuels"
    Synonyms: combust

  11. [verb] feel strong emotion, especially anger or passion; "She was burning with anger"; "He was burning to try out his new skies"

  12. [verb] cause to undergo combustion; "burn garbage"; "The car burns only Diesel oil"
    Synonyms: incinerate

  13. [verb] burn at the stake; "Witches were burned in Salem"

  14. [verb] spend (significant amounts of money); "He has money to burn"

  15. [verb] feel hot or painful; "My eyes are burning"

  16. [verb] burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent; "The surgeon cauterized the wart"
    Synonyms: cauterize, cauterise

  17. [verb] get a sunburn by overexposure to the sun
    Synonyms: sun

  18. [verb] create by duplicating data; "cut a disk"; "burn a CD"
    Synonyms: cut

  19. [verb] use up (energy); "burn off calories through vigorous exercise"
    Synonyms: off, up

  20. [verb] burn with heat, fire, or radiation; "The iron burnt a hole in my dress"

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