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burn

verb blaze, blister, brand, burn to a cinder, burst into flame, catch fire, cauterize, char, conflagrate, consume, cremate, deflagrate, enkindle, fire, flame up, flare, gut, ignite, incandesce, incendiarize, incinerate, inflame, kindle, light up, melt, overheat, parch, relume, scald, scorch, scorify, sear, seethe, singe, sizzle, smelt, smolder, strike a light, vesicate
Associated concepts: arson, revocation of wills
See also: consume, deflagrate, destroy, efface, expend
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Team manager George English said: "We were left lacking in many departments and it was a, unlucky debut for Simon winning his first and then ending up in an ambulance with friction burns.
Scrum half Brian Thwaites returns from an ankle injury and replaces Owain Jenkins who has friction burns from Gosforth's artificial pitch.
Carpets that were more like concrete, friction burns that saw Savlon share prices rocket, kick-outs bouncing like space hoppers.
Three-year-old Ayrton Hughes-Johns still carries the scars, both physical and emotional, after suffering friction burns, cuts and bruises while on the Bumble Bee ride at Stourport-on-Severn's Treasure Island attraction.
Other items of clothing found to take a toll on the body included thongs and G-strings, which caused a fifth of women friction burns, and flip-flops, which can lead to an ugly-sounding condition called claw toe.
But now he's upping the ante, and braving friction burns for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation.
Now I am quite sure if Terry and Anton Ferdinand had been playing in the Winkle Fork Polishers Under-15 league and had used similar language, the referee would have had friction burns from the speed the red card was produced.
Mr Cisarik suffered a gash 20cms long with a width of 8cms on his back, a cracked foot bone and severe friction burns.
They will row for two hours at a time - totally naked, to avoid any friction burns from clothing.
JAIL: Amazingly he had only suffered trauma burns to the fingers of his left hand, which needed skin grafts, severe whiplash, friction burns to his neck and a cut ear.
The left leg bone ( tibia) was found exposed and the skin on his thigh had extensive friction burns.