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synonyms for burn
- be ablaze
- reduce to ashes
- set a match to
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How to use burn in a sentence
Fuel spilled by a tanker burns in the Cuyahoga River on August 25th.
There are just so many reasons not to pick up the drip torch and start a prescribed burn even though it’s the safe, smart thing to do.They Know How to Prevent Megafires. Why Won’t Anybody Listen? | by Elizabeth Weil | August 28, 2020 | ProPublica
burn bosses in California can more easily be held liable than their peers in some other states if the wind comes up and their burn goes awry.They Know How to Prevent Megafires. Why Won’t Anybody Listen? | by Elizabeth Weil | August 28, 2020 | ProPublica
California, of course, uses aircraft—it has both its own fleet and can employ contractors—to mount full-court presses on fires, but the practice is certainly not limited to combating burns in the Golden State.How aerial firefighters battle blazes from the skies | Rob Verger | August 27, 2020 | Popular-Science
The battery, she alleged, exploded and left her with severe burns.Amazon’s days of dodging liability for its marketplace could be numbered | Marc Bain | August 14, 2020 | Quartz
Hatuey replied that he would rather burn and be sent to hell than ever again encounter people as cruel as the Spanish.The Life and Hard Times Of The Family A Cuban Defector Left Behind | Brin-Jonathan Butler | December 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Are sociopathic animals in while sociopathic people burn in hell?Sorry, Internet: Pope Francis Didn't Open Paradise to Pets | Candida Moss | December 14, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
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Soon, though, voices from off camera begin shouting for retribution, not justice, chanting “burn this b**** down.”Michael Brown’s Stepfather Tells Crowd, ‘Burn This Bitch Down’ | Jack Holmes, The Daily Beast Video | November 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In order to get the ghosts to glow, we had to do what was called a double burn.Garfield Television: The Cat Who Saved Primetime Cartoons | Rich Goldstein | November 5, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Truth is a torch, but one of enormous size; so that we slink past it in rather a blinking fashion for fear it should burn us.Pearls of Thought | Maturin M. Ballou
On the thirteenth of the same month they bound to the stake, in order to burn alive, a man who had two religious in his house.
He couldn't sell them; he couldn't burn them; he was even compelled to insure them, to his intense disgust.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3) | Charles James Wills
They used to declare that every unbaptised baby would go to Hell and burn for ever in fire and brimstone.God and my Neighbour | Robert Blatchford
And it shall devour the mountains, and burn the wilderness, and consume all that is green as with fire.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version | Various
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