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1. burn

verb. ['ˈbɝːn'] shine intensely, as if with heat.

Synonyms

Etymology

  • bernen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • burn (Middle English (1100-1500))

Rhymes with Burn

  • unconcern
  • concern
  • upturn
  • sauterne
  • return
  • new-bern
  • mckern
  • mcgurn
  • laverne
  • discern
  • alpern
  • sturn
  • stirn
  • sterne
  • stern
  • stearne
  • stearn
  • spurn
  • ohern
  • o'hern
  • ohearn
  • o'hearn
  • obyrne
  • o'byrne
  • o'beirne
  • aherne
  • ahern
  • ahearn
  • adjourn
  • zurn

How do you pronounce burn?

Pronounce burn as bərn.

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2. burn

verb. ['ˈbɝːn'] undergo combustion.

Etymology

  • bernen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • burn (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. burn

verb. ['ˈbɝːn'] destroy by fire.

Etymology

  • bernen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • burn (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. burn

verb. ['ˈbɝːn'] cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort.

Etymology

  • bernen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • burn (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. burn

verb. ['ˈbɝːn'] cause to burn or combust.

Etymology

  • bernen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • burn (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. burn

verb. ['ˈbɝːn'] cause to undergo combustion.

Etymology

  • bernen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • burn (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. burn

verb. ['ˈbɝːn'] feel strong emotion, especially anger or passion.

Synonyms

Etymology

  • bernen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • burn (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. burn

noun. ['ˈbɝːn'] a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun.

Etymology

  • bernen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • burn (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. burn

verb. ['ˈbɝːn'] get a sunburn by overexposure to the sun.

Etymology

  • bernen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • burn (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. burn

noun. ['ˈbɝːn'] pain that feels hot as if it were on fire.

Synonyms

Etymology

  • bernen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • burn (Middle English (1100-1500))