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  1. flare, flame up, blaze up, burn upverb

    burn brightly

    "Every star seemed to flare with new intensity"

    Synonyms:
    flame up, irrupt, erupt, burn down, burn off, flare up, flare, blaze up, burn, break open, go up, flame, burst out, flare out

  2. burn off, burn, burn upverb

    use up (energy)

    "burn off calories through vigorous exercise"

    Synonyms:
    flare, go up, burn, cut, incinerate, sunburn, sting, combust, burn down, flame up, burn off, bite, cauterize, blaze up, glow, cauterise, fire

  3. burn down, burn up, go upverb

    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, ascend, lift, burn, draw close, arise, flare, go up, approach, come up, draw near, come near, burn down, flame up, mount, climb up, move up, near, uprise, blaze up, climb, fire

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How to use burn up in a sentence?

  1. David Burbach:

    In theory lack of a buyer, so to speak, might mean abandoning ISS and de-orbiting it, letting up burn up like the Mir station twenty years ago. I think it will be very difficult politically for The US to abandon a permanent presence in Earth orbit when the Chinese * do * have a station of their own.

  2. Clay Jordan:

    We know that, on average, a healthy forest would experience lightning strike fires about every 10 to 20 years and those fires would be low in intensity and would help burn up those excessive fuels -- keep the forest at a thin enough level so that the forest could thrive.

  3. Judson Jones:

    When these pieces interact with our atmosphere, they burn up to reveal the fiery, colorful streaks you can find in our night sky.

  4. Anton Siluanov:

    We need to have a lot more resources so as not to spend, not to burn up the reserve funds.

  5. Jaime Alguersuari:

    We have a target (power) consumption per lap and we need to respect that like the Bible, you want to win, but if you burn up all your energy you won't finish.


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