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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
English version of thesaurus of to burn or to start a fire
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
an object that floats on water to show ships where it is safe and where there is danger
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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