Another word for burn


burn, burning - pain that feels hot as if it were on fire

burn - damage inflicted by fire

burn - an injury caused by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation

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

burn, sunburn, suntan, tan - a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun


burn, burn off, burn up - use up (energy)

Example:- burn off calories through vigorous exercise

burn, combust - undergo combustion

Example:- Maple wood burns well

burn - spend (significant amounts of money)

Example:- He has money to burn

burn, glow - shine intensely, as if with heat

Example:- The coals were glowing in the dark

burn, sunburn - get a sunburn by overexposure to the sun

burn - feel strong emotion, especially anger or passion

Example:- She was burning with anger

burn - feel hot or painful

Example:- My eyes are burning

burn, burn down, fire - destroy by fire

Example:- They burned the house and his diaries

burn, cut - create by duplicating data

Example:- cut a disk

burn, incinerate - cause to undergo combustion

Example:- burn garbage

burn, combust - cause to burn or combust

Example:- The sun burned off the fog

bite, burn, sting - cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort

Example:- The sun burned his face

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

Example:- The surgeon cauterized the wart

burn - burn with heat, fire, or radiation

Example:- The iron burnt a hole in my dress

burn - burn at the stake

Example:- Witches were burned in Salem

Tweets containing the word burn

Source : WordNet