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Burning

Burn´ing
a.1.That burns; being on fire; excessively hot; fiery.
2.Consuming; intense; inflaming; exciting; vehement; powerful; as, burning zeal.
Like a young hound upon a burning scent.
- Dryden.
Burning bush
(Bot.) an ornamental shrub (Euonymus atropurpureus), bearing a crimson berry.
n.1.The act of consuming by fire or heat, or of subjecting to the effect of fire or heat; the state of being on fire or excessively heated.
Burning fluid
any volatile illuminating oil, as the lighter petroleums (naphtha, benzine), or oil of turpentine (camphine), but esp. a mixture of the latter with alcohol.
Burning glass
a convex lens of considerable size, used for producing an intense heat by converging the sun's rays to a focus.
Burning house
(Metal.) the furnace in which tin ores are calcined, to sublime the sulphur and arsenic from the pyrites.
Burning mirror
a concave mirror, or a combination of plane mirrors, used for the same purpose as a burning glass.
- Weale.
Noun1.Burningburning - the act of burning something; "the burning of leaves was prohibited by a town ordinance"
Synonyms: combustion
2.Burningburning - pain that feels hot as if it were on fire
Synonyms: burn
3.burning - a process in which a substance reacts with oxygen to give heat and light
Synonyms: combustion
4.burning - execution by electricity
Synonyms: electrocution
5.burning - execution by fire
Adj.1.burning - producing or having a painfully hot sensation; "begged for water to soothe his burning throat"
2.burning - intensely hot; "a burning fever"; "the burning sand"
3.burning - characterized by intense emotion; "ardent love"; "an ardent lover"; "a burning enthusiasm"; "a fervent desire to change society"; "a fervent admirer"; "fiery oratory"; "an impassioned appeal"; "a torrid love affair"
4.burning - lighted up by or as by fire or flame; "forests set ablaze (or afire) by lightning"; "even the car's tires were aflame"; "a night aflare with fireworks"; "candles alight on the tables"; "blazing logs in the fireplace"; "a burning cigarette"; "a flaming crackling fire"; "houses on fire"
5.burning - of immediate import; "burning issues of the day"
6.burning - consuming fuel; used in combination; "coal-burning (or wood-burning) stoves"

BURNING. Vide Accident; Arson; Fire, accidental.

To see something burning, indicates that you are experiencing some intense emotions and/or passionate sexual feelings. There is some situation or issue that you can no longer avoid and ignore. Alternatively, it may suggest that you need to take time off for yourself and relax. *Please see also Fire.abandoned, ablaze, acerb, acerbate, acerbic, acid, acidic, acidulent, acidulous, acrimonious, afire, aflame, aflicker, aglow, algetic, alight, angry, animal heat, approaching, approximate, approximating, ardent, arm-in-arm, baking, beaming, beamy, beheading, bitter, blazing, blistering, blood heat, blushing, body heat, boiling, boiling over, branding, breathless, bright, bright and sunny, bright-hued, brilliant, brisk, broiling, burn, burning hot, burning pain, burning with excitement, calcination, calefacient, calefactive, calefactory, calidity, caloric, candent, candescent, canicular, capital punishment, carbonization, caustic, cauterant, cauterization, cautery, chafed, chafing, cheek-by-jowl, choleric, cineration, clamant, clamorous, close, coal heat, colorful, colory, comburent, combustion, committed, concremation, conflagrant, convected heat, cordial, cracking, cremation, crucifixion, crying, cupellation, curried, decapitation, decollation, dedicated, deep-colored, defenestration, deflagration, delirious, destructive distillation, devoted, devout, dire, distillation, distilling, drunk, earnest, ebullient, electric heat, electrocution, embittered, emphatic, enthusiastic, estral, estrous, estrual, excited, exciting, execution, exigent, exotic, exuberant, faithful, febrile, fervent, fervid, festering, fever, fever heat, fevered, feverish, feverous, fiery, fire, flagrant, flaming, flaring, flashing, flashy, flickering, flushed, flushing, fulgurant, fulgurating, fuming, funeral pile, fusillade, galled, garrote, gas heat, gassing, gay, gay-colored, gleaming, gleamy, glinting, glowing, gorgeous, grilling, guttering, hand-in-hand, hanging, hearty, heat, heated, heatedness, heating, hectic, hemlock, het up, high-colored, high-seasoned, hot, hot as fire, hot as hell, hot as pepper, hot-air heat, hot-blooded, hotness, hyperpyretic, hyperthermic, hypothermia, ignescent, ignited, illuminant, impassioned, imperative, importunate, in a blaze, in a fever, in a glow, in earnest, in flames, in heat, in must, in rut, incalescence, incandescent, incineration, induction heat, inflamed, instant, intense, intent, intent on, intimate, intoxicated, irradiative, irritated, judicial murder, keen, kindled, lamping, lapidation, light as day, lighted, like a furnace, like an oven, live, lively, living, loyal, luciferous, lucific, luciform, luminant, luminative, luminiferous, luminificent, luminous, lustrous, meteoric, molecular heat, must, musty, near, near the mark, nearing, nearish, necktie party, nigh, nighish, nippy, oil heat, on fire, orient, overheated, overwarm, oxidation, oxidization, parching, passionate, peppery, perfervid, piping hot, poisoning, propinque, provoking, proximal, proximate, pyre, pyretic, pyrolysis, racy, radiant, radiant heat, raging, rancorous, rankled, rankling, raw, red, red-hot, reduction to ashes, reeking, refining, resentful, resenting, resolute, rich, rich-colored, roasting, rutilant, rutilous, rutting, ruttish, rutty, scalding, scintillant, scintillating, scorching, scorification, searing, seasoned, seething, self-immolation, sensitive, serious, sexually excited, shining, shiny, shooting, side-by-side, simmering, sincere, singeing, sizzling, sizzling hot, smart, smarting, smelting, smoking, smoking hot, smoldering, snappy, solar heat, sore, sparking, spiced, spicy, spirited, splenetic, starbright, starlike, starry, steam heat, steaming, steamy, stewing, stimulating, sting, stinging, stirring, stoning, strangling, strangulation, streaming, sudorific, suffused, sunny, sunshiny, superheat, superheatedness, suttee, sweating, sweaty, sweltering, sweltry, tangy, tender, the ax, the block, the chair, the gallows, the gas chamber, the guillotine, the hot seat, the rope, the stake, thermal radiation, thermogenesis, tingle, tingling, toasting, torrid, ultraviolet heat, unextinguished, unquenched, unrestrained, urgent, urtication, vehement, vesication, vicinal, vigorous, violent, virulent, vivid, warm, warming, warmness, warmth, white-hot, with a kick, withering, zealous, zestful, zesty, zippy
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burn-in
burn-in period
burn-up
Burnable
Burned
burned-out
Burner
Burnet
burnet bloodwort
Burnet moth
Burnet saxifrage
Burnett
Burnettize
Burnham
Burnie
Burniebee
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burning at the stake
burning bush
Burning fluid
Burning glass
Burning house
Burning mirror
Burnish
burnished
Burnisher
Burnishing machine
Burnoose
burnous
burnouse
Burns
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Burnstickle
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