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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

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I wanted the metaphor Burning Bridges (the title) because I think at my age you tend to go backwards all the time and think about things you should have done or choices you should have made," said Ms Thomas, who is 65.
The challenge for these suppliers is to take advantage of current market conditions (hopefully without burning bridges with their Tier One customers), while avoiding getting seduced into adding support resources that the OEMs want but are frequently unwilling to support.
The business has no intention of burning bridges with Ford because it has been such a long and successful relationship, but this site and the change brought about through the block exemption rules have opened up an opportunity for us.
That pungent smell of burning bridges suggests that he too could be planning to leave the party for new political pastures.
In The Art of Burning Bridges, Geoffrey Wolff gallantly steps forward to fight on O'Hara's behalf against all comers.
The balance between being a responsible (single) parent and burning bridges is so hard for me to accept.
By burning bridges with the press, they burn bridges with the fans.
I have a spectacular way of not only burning bridges but blowing them into smithereens.
It's a shame that the Louisville-based Mackin family that owns OVACO seems intent on burning bridges with workers, customers, the Shelbyville community and other stakeholders," said Baird.