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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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From what you can do before you've even signed on, knowing your rights in the work place, consulting lawyers, avoid burning bridges, ending one's employment on a good note, "The Employee Rights Handbook" is a powerful resource that should be considered for anyone who wants the security of knowing the full extent of their legal power.
It's the Hastings-esque outsiders with no fear of burning bridges who have often uncovered the epochal stories missed by those with high-level access.
At times, as on Settling Scores By Burning Bridges, it's a mismatched mess.
Responding to Tehran without burning bridges is the approach adopted at a meeting of the EU's Political and Security Committee (PSC), on 3 July.