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Synonyms for burn

be on fire

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set on fire

shine

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blush

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be passionate

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  • be passionate
  • blaze
  • be excited
  • be aroused
  • be inflamed

seethe

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yearn

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Synonyms for burn

to undergo combustion

to undergo or cause to undergo damage by or as if by fire

to emit a bright light

to feel or look hot

to feel or cause to feel a sensation of heat or discomfort

to cause to become sore or inflamed

to cause to feel or show anger

to be in a state of emotional or mental turmoil

burn out: to lose so much strength and power as to become ineffective or motionless

damage or a damaged substance that results from burning

Synonyms for burn

pain that feels hot as if it were on fire

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a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun

an injury caused by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation

a place or area that has been burned (especially on a person's body)

damage inflicted by fire

shine intensely, as if with heat

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cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort

feel strong emotion, especially anger or passion

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cause to undergo combustion

burn at the stake

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spend (significant amounts of money)

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feel hot or painful

burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent

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get a sunburn by overexposure to the sun

create by duplicating data

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burn with heat, fire, or radiation

References in periodicals archive ?
Unfortunately, the fuel caused the fire to explode and the man suffered flash burns to his face, neck, shoulders, upper arms, hand and crews were also initially concerned about his airway as he was complaining of a sore throat.
A man in his early 60s and a workmate in his early 20s, were taken to City Hospital, Birmingham, with flash burns to their hands and face.
Gardeners were today urged to take care when burning garden rubbish after a West Yorkshire man suffered flash burns to his back, shoulder and legs.
He suffered burns, but at this point we don't know if they were electrical burns from contact with the power line, or flash burns from sparks,'' Boyd said.
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Detective Constable Sophie Gaffney, of West Mercia CID, said: "He may well have flash burns to his hands and scorched his clothing.
Williams suffered flash burns to his face and hands and was treated for his injuries at Morriston Hospital, Swansea.
An experiment went badly wrong in the chemistry department on Crown Street on December 9 leaving students with flash burns and cuts to their faces from flying glass.
DVLA worker Karen Andrews, 35, a mother-of-one from Gorseinon suffered flash burns and an eye injury after opening a letter bomb on February 7.
Mr Walker escaped with minor injuries, but his wife had serious flash burns.
The skin on Alan Harris's face was red and peeling, caused by flash burns after he started the fire, said John Attwood, prosecuting.
A Staffordshire Ambulance spokesman said: "He suffered almost 30 per cent burns to his arm and leg, and flash burns to his face and head.