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noun as in inflammation

noun as in blaze

noun as in lighting

Strong matches

noun as in conflagration


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The Fire Department put out all these physical and visceral burnings.

Other violence against Palestinians in recent years has been more clandestine, including mosque burnings and roadside ambushes.

Despite U.S. apologies the burnings triggered nationwide riots, where at least 30 Afghans died.

And have not the religious contests among Christians, and their persecutions and mutilations and burnings cost many more?

The Cossacks came round our outposts, and the sky at night was reddened by the glare of their burnings.

In fact, these "burnings" are the most extraordinary features in this "enlightened" country.

It has not only strewed the whole path of life with tormenting thorns, but enkindled "everlasting burnings."

It invented Purgatory, to escape the awful burnings of an everlasting hell of physical sufferings.

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On this page you'll find 81 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to burnings, such as: infection, irritation, pain, rash, sore, and tenderness.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.