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Princeton's WordNet

  1. burn down, burn up, go up(verb)

    burn completely; be consumed or destroyed by fire

    "The hut burned down"; "The mountain of paper went up in flames"

    Synonyms:
    rise, burn off, come on, burn up, ascend, lift, burn, draw close, arise, flare, go up, approach, come up, draw near, come near, flame up, mount, climb up, move up, near, uprise, blaze up, climb, fire

  2. burn, fire, burn down(verb)

    destroy by fire

    "They burned the house and his diaries"

    Synonyms:
    kindle, evoke, bite, sack, give the axe, burn, dismiss, go off, go up, enkindle, give the sack, cut, glow, elicit, burn up, terminate, fire, combust, arouse, give notice, open fire, displace, sting, send away, raise, sunburn, provoke, can, cauterize, incinerate, discharge, burn off, fuel, force out, cauterise

How to pronounce burn down?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say burn down in sign language?

  1. burndown

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How to use burn down in a sentence?

  1. Jess Dooley:

    Who’s going to Walkerton, IN to burn down #memoriespizza w me?

  2. Fabien Ilunga:

    They didn't say anything to anyone, the army started to burn down the tarpaulin houses.

  3. Roger Staats:

    You never expect a house across from a fire station to burn down because you run out of the water.

  4. Sarah Combs:

    At those high temperatures, within two to three seconds [ a ] child can sustain what we call a full thickness third-degree burn down to the bone.

  5. Chang Lee:

    I watched a gas station on fire, and I thought, boy, that place looks familiar, soon, the realization hit me. As I was protecting my parents' shopping mall, I was watching my own gas station burn down on TV.


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