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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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Following in the burned rubber of Damon Hill, who lifted the coveted prize in 1996, Hamilton drives with aggression and flair to prove his doubters wrong and justify the support and belief of Ron Dennis, his boss at McLaren Mercedes.
Situated on the outer reaches of Heswall, the proprietor could shove in 100 tables, serve up burned rubber marketed as fillet steak and still do a roaring trade, thanks to the glorious view which, on a clear day, stretches as far as North Wales.
But he admits there is also anod to his more exotic NYC lifestyle, with the perfume also including undertones of burned rubber, several types of tobacco, leather, black and white pepper and white truffle oil.