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if a fire or flame burns, it produces light and heat
to make something start to burn
to burn strongly and brightly
to burn more brightly
to start to burn
to start burning quickly or explode
to start a fire by lighting small pieces of wood or paper that will burn easily
to start burning
to make something start burning
a pattern on a sandy beach, made as a form of natural art …
a game played by several people on a board shaped like a star. Each player tries to be the first...
a symbol named after King Adinkra, used in West Africa in fabric and on other items
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Free thesaurus definition of to burn or to start a fire from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.