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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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The commissioner of Juba county, Stephen Wani confirmed the attack, saying a person was killed and several houses were burnt down.
Lawrence Allen pawned his bike at Kings Heath Cash Converters before it was burnt down.
Rioting youths also burnt down a restaurant in Skogas, south of Stockholm.
But with the guilt getting to him, he's soon in conflict with Leanne after giving her lad Simon a good shaking for telling Sunita's twins that their mum won't go to heaven because she burnt down the pub.
Summary: A 13-metre straw goat has been burnt down for the 29th year in Sweden.
Those who burnt down hundreds of houses in the region of Lipkovo and Kumanovo are today behaving in a hypocritical way and with 15,000 pieces of paper say that they are defending our interests.
Summary: Sprayed on, smashed, burnt down and now shot at