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adjective as in combustible

adjective as in flammable

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adjective as in inflammable

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Example Sentences

The butchers, who play a key role in A Burnable Book, are a great case in point.

The gases which ascend from the fire consist largely of "carbon-monoxide," a burnable gas with lots of heat still left in it.

He went off to drag charred masses of burnable stuff from the burned-out first forest fire.

And an arc is very dangerous in a house if there is anything burnable near it.

In the mean time, the storehouse, and everything the yard contained which was burnable, was on fire.

Most of these burnable foods explode in the body, a good deal as they burn outside.


On this page you'll find 36 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to burnable, such as: fiery, flammable, incendiary, volatile, explosive, and firing.

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