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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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It really doesn't matter if the outside world ever ventures into the Thumb to take notice of small-town rituals like the Burn Out.
In the individual carriers of the furnaces, the contractor shall burn outs and implement measures for the conservation of statics.
Wheel spin: Burn outs and backfiring cars with flags and fans hanging out of the window have roamed the city long after midnight even on nights when there were no matches or past the time when their respective teams had been knocked out of the competition.