burn up

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  • They said he started a house fire that burned up his three little girls.
  • You burned up your life in science first, and then in public affairs. Cited from The Well of Saint Clare, by Anatole France
  • Burning up is only the means of a new and higher life. Cited from Among the Forces, by Henry White Warren
  • And in a moment the fire caught him, and he was burned up. Cited from The Pink Fairy Book, by Andrew Lang, Ed.
  • As far as we could see, the whole country was burned up. Cited from The American Baron, by James de Mille
  • And why in the name of poverty do you want them burned up? Cited from Raftmates, by Kirk Munroe
  • In the last week of January the store caught fire and burned up. Cited from The Ruling Passion, by Henry van Dyke
  • And there they are, and there they will be until the world is burned up. Cited from Expositions of Holy Scripture: Various, Maclaren
  • Me hear some say world all burn up some day; water all will take fire. Cited from Contribution to Passamaquoddy Folk-Lore, by J. Walter Fewkes
  • He will find this place burned up and think the Indians have killed us all. Cited from The Big Brother, by George Cary Eggleston
  • I saw a great deal left that they did not have a chance to burn up. Cited from Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880, by George Washington Williams
  • Some have said that he is coming to burn up the earth. Cited from The Harp of God, by J. F. Rutherford
  • He has little red eyes and he's just burning up with curiosity. Cited from The Hunters of the Hills, by Joseph Altsheler
  • "If he's burning up we had better call out the fire department." Cited from The Rover Boys in Camp, by Arthur M. Winfield
  • For three days I have burned up the snow getting him here. Cited from The Gun-Brand, by James B. Hendryx
  • The fire, he said, had entirely burned up one square and was half through a second. Cited from Strong Hearts, by George W. Cable
  • "Let us call down fire from the sky and burn up these people!" Cited from Men Called Him Master, by Elwyn Allen Smith
  • Everything will be burned up; nothing will be left that is in memory of my father. Cited from Ghosts, A Domestic Tragedy, by Henrik Ibsen
  • "Did you ever have a tree burn up in your head?" he asked. Cited from The Eagle's Heart, by Hamlin Garland
  • If it had burned up it would have been worth six. Cited from The Veiled Lady, by F. Hopkinson Smith
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