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1. burning

noun. ['ˈbɝːnɪŋ'] the act of burning something.

Synonyms

  • arson
  • lighting
  • combustion
  • firing
  • ignition
  • incineration
  • change of integrity
  • incendiarism
  • fire-raising
  • kindling

Antonyms

  • bore
  • hire
  • mitigated
  • cold

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Rhymes with Burning

  • concerning
  • returning
  • discerning
  • spurning
  • adjourning
  • yearning
  • werning
  • turning
  • learning
  • durning
  • churning
  • berning
  • earning

Sentences with burning


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
This way, you'll be sure to work out all your different muscles while burning fat.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Ginger promotes digestion and stimulates metabolism, which leads to increased calorie burning.

Quotes about burning


1. Very few people possess true artistic ability. It is therefore both unseemly and unproductive to irritate the situation by making an effort. If you have a burning, restless urge to write or paint, simply eat something sweet and the feeling will pass.
- Fran Lebowitz

2. There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.
- Joseph Brodsky

3. Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win - essential to success.
- Napoleon Hill

2. wood-burning

adjective. fueled by wood.

Synonyms

  • wood-fired

Antonyms

  • unfed
  • self-sustained

3. coal-burning

adjective. fueled by burning coal.

Synonyms

  • coal-fired

Antonyms

  • unfed
  • self-sustained

4. clean-burning

adjective. leaving little contamination while consuming fuel.

Antonyms

  • unfed

5. burning

noun. ['ˈbɝːnɪŋ'] execution by fire.

Synonyms

  • auto-da-fe
  • burning at the stake
  • executing
  • execution
  • death penalty

Antonyms

  • pleasure
  • worthless
  • inessential
  • unimportance

6. burning

adjective. ['ˈbɝːnɪŋ'] of immediate import.

Synonyms

  • important

Antonyms

  • exciting
  • unexciting

7. burning

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

Synonyms

  • pain
  • hurting

Antonyms

  • potty
  • importance
  • niggling

8. burning

noun. ['ˈbɝːnɪŋ'] execution by electricity.

Synonyms

  • executing
  • execution
  • death penalty
  • electrocution

Antonyms

  • insignificance
  • meaningless
  • noncritical
  • indecisive

9. burning

noun. ['ˈbɝːnɪŋ'] a form of torture in which cigarettes or cigars or other hot implements are used to burn the victim's skin.

Synonyms

  • torturing

Antonyms

  • hypopigmentation
  • conserve

10. burning

noun. ['ˈbɝːnɪŋ'] a process in which a substance reacts with oxygen to give heat and light.

Synonyms

  • oxidisation
  • internal combustion
  • deflagration
  • combustion
  • oxidation
  • oxidization
  • flaming
  • flame

Antonyms

  • uninfluential
  • modest
  • painless
  • nonmeaningful
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