burning

(redirected from burnings)
Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • adj
  • noun

Synonyms for burning

Synonyms for burning

Synonyms for burning

pain that feels hot as if it were on fire

Synonyms

Related Words

a process in which a substance reacts with oxygen to give heat and light

execution by electricity

a form of torture in which cigarettes or cigars or other hot implements are used to burn the victim's skin

Related Words

of immediate import

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
To help students understand legal challenges to First Amendment protections, specifically whether cross burning is a protected form of speech.
implies, that people who forced to witness a burning cross are made fearful?
Generally we have provisions that prohibit open burning of materials.
That is until the post and air pollution regulators can come up with a way for ``better and cleaner'' burning, Johnson said.
We're more concerned about wood burning in winter, ag burning in general,'' said Allan Hirsch, spokesman for the California Air Resources Board.
According to the suit, Alex cannot tolerate even a minimal level of smoke pollution and according to medical experts, she suffers life-shortening pulmonary injury each time she breathes smoke from the burning fields.
Seeking to protect those most affected by the grass burning pollutants, the suit represents individuals with cystic fibrosis, chronic heart disease or a medically diagnosed inflammatory airwave disease such as asthma or chronic bronchitis who live in Kootenai, Bonner, Benewah and Spokane Counties, as well as other areas.
JaneFrances de chantel in North Hollywood to pray that the rash of church burnings stops.
I want people to know that when they're burning down one building, they're burning down all our buildings,'' said Rabbi Aaron Kriegel of the Temple Ner Maarav in Encino.
Two white men, one who is said to have carried a Ku Klux Klan membership card, are awaiting trial for burning down Mount Zion and another nearby church, and for the beating of a retarded African-American man who lived in this area.
We should be united together across political and racial and religious lines in our determination not only to find the people responsible for burning these churches .
He came here opposing church burnings while voting against affirmative action and for the `Contract with America' in Washington,'' said Clyburn.
He said that he saw no contradiction between opposing affirmative action and speaking out against the church burnings.
It seems that the blue suits are engaging in anti-civil rights propaganda and legislation in Congress, and the black robes are handing out restrictive rulings in the courts, and the white sheets are doing the burning.