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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

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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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Brent Singleton from Ogden, Utah, spent most weekends during high school burning rubber at the racetracks.
The blast followed violence in Pattani, Yala, Narathiwat and Songkla provinces Tuesday night in which groups of teenagers created chaos by burning rubber tires and setting fire to police booths, telephone booths and a rubber factory.
While today other GM products take into account environmental concerns, practicality and social responsibility the Vette is still only concerned with looking good, burning rubber and sounding like the world is coming to end.
Spectators "ooh" and "aah" as Kirsten and her fellow (literally!) stunt artists race through a mock movie set, complete with fire explosions, gas spills and burning rubber. "I am the only woman in the show to perform the burning-man stunt," Kirsten tells us (and we're definitely impressed).
A Wall Street Journal feature dated 21 April proffered cautionary data on "Why Burning Rubber Is Getting More Expensive." Copy in the graphic said, "Replacing high-performance tires can be expensive, but it's possible to purchase alternate brands to save money."
Ray Khaliq, group manager of Cleveland Fire Brigade, said the burning rubber caused the hazard.
A flight operated by Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) was forced to return to Denmark's Copenhagen airport after the pilots smelt burning rubber.
Together, they hope to help the environment and make money by burning rubber.
It is open to showmen of all skill levels, and it offers a unique kind of spectacle with the sight of rapidly rising white smoke and the smell of burning rubber. Action on Friday will be held from 8.30pm until past midnight along car parks three to six.
Fire Chief Joseph Flanagan said the 911 call reporting the fire came in around 2:19 p.m., soon after the homeowner reported the smell of burning rubber in the area.
The clouds were slowly moving in a south-east direction and a strong smell of burning rubber was everywhere, but the streets were devoid of police and fire-brigade sirens.
Although the Cars 2 movie is as much an espionage adventure as it is one about racing, the spin-off game keeps firmly to what talking race cars would do best - burning rubber.
"There was an awful smell that was coming through the window and into my room, a sort of acrid smell like burning rubber."
Then last year, just weeks after sacking father Anthony as manager, the 26-year-old was charged on the eve of qualifying by Melbourne police for burning rubber in his hired Mercedes.