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Overview of noun burn

The noun burn has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (1) burn, burning

(pain that feels hot as if it were on fire)

2. (1) tan, suntan, sunburn, burn

(a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun)

3. burn

(an injury caused by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation)

4. burn, burn mark

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

5. burn

(damage inflicted by fire)

Overview of adj burnt

The adj burnt has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) burned, burnt

(ruined by overcooking; "she served us underdone bacon and burnt biscuits")

2. burned, burnt

(treated by heating to a high temperature but below the melting or fusing point; "burnt sienna")

3. burned, burnt, burned-over, burned-out, burnt-out

(destroyed or badly damaged by fire; "a row of burned houses"; "a charred bit of burnt wood"; "a burned-over site in the forest"; "barricaded the street with burnt-out cars") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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