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  • Info A burn is a type of injury to flesh or skin caused by heat, electricity, chemicals, friction, or radiation. more...
  • Either way, the war party killed five men and the station was burned.
  • While working there, he received second and third degree burns on both hands.
  • They did not believe that they could hold the city, so they burned it and left.
  • Much of his work was burned to keep the small room warm.
  • He then burns the house down in an attempt to free himself of his past.
  • Union forces completely burned the city after its capture this second time.
  • Water turned into wood, which turned into fire when it burned.
  • But, the memory of what happened less than twenty years earlier still burned in his mind.
  • With the coming of the spring, they were no longer necessary, so they were burned.
  • They lasted through early morning before being burned away by the sun.
  • He suffered second and third degree burns to his face and arms.
  • It was about this time that the original school burned down and a new building was constructed.
  • But after only eight months on the road with the group, he was burned out and left.
  • On his return he finds his house burned to the ground.
  • Three times they attempt to burn it down, and three times the fire is put out.
  • In the course of events one mill and three houses were burned.
  • They cut him into pieces and then they burnt his remains.
  • Only then does she burn it, without ever having opened it.
  • She was taken to a hospital with first and second degree burns.
  • There are also records of people being burned to death in round towers.
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Meaning of burn

  • noun Pain that feels hot as if it were on fire
  • noun An injury caused by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation
  • noun A place or area that has been burned (especially on a person's body)
  • noun Damage inflicted by fire
  • verb Destroy by fire
    They burned the house and his diaries
  • verb Shine intensely, as if with heat
    The coals were glowing in the dark, The candles were burning
  • verb Undergo combustion
    Maple wood burns well
  • verb Cause to burn or combust
    The sun burned off the fog, We combust coal and other fossil fuels
  • verb Feel strong emotion, especially anger or passion
    She was burning with anger, He was burning to try out his new skies
  • verb Cause to undergo combustion
    burn garbage, The car burns only Diesel oil
  • verb Burn at the stake
    Witches were burned in Salem
  • verb Spend (significant amounts of money)
    He has money to burn
  • verb Feel hot or painful
    My eyes are burning
  • verb Burn with heat, fire, or radiation
    The iron burnt a hole in my dress