Pronunciation of Burn  


English Meaning

To consume with fire; to reduce to ashes by the action of heat or fire; -- frequently intensified by up: as, to burn up wood.

  1. To cause to undergo combustion.
  2. To destroy with fire: burned the trash; burn a house down.
  3. To consume (fuel or energy, for example): burned all the wood that winter.
  4. Physics To cause to undergo nuclear fission or fusion.
  5. To damage or injure by fire, heat, radiation, electricity, or a caustic agent: burned the toast; burned my skin with the acid.
  6. To execute or kill with fire: burning heretics at the stake.
  7. To execute by electrocution.
  8. To make or produce by fire or heat: burn a hole in the rug.
  9. To dispel; dissipate: The sun burned off the fog.
  10. To use as a fuel: a furnace that burns coal.
  11. To metabolize (glucose, for example) in the body.
  12. To impart a sensation of intense heat to: The chili burned my mouth.
  13. To irritate or inflame, as by chafing or sunburn.
  14. To let (oneself or a part of one's body) become sunburned.
  15. To brand (an animal).
  16. To engrave or make indelible by as or as if by burning: The image of the accident was burned into my memory.
  17. To harden or impart a finish to by subjecting to intense heat; fire: burn clay pots in a kiln.
  18. To make angry: That remark really burns me.
  19. To defeat in a contest, especially by a narrow margin.
  20. Sports To outplay or score on (an opponent), especially through quick or deceptive movement.
  21. To inflict harm or hardship on; hurt: "Huge loan losses have burned banks in recent years” ( Christian Science Monitor).
  22. To swindle or deceive; cheat: We really got burned on the used car we bought.
  23. To record data on (a compact disk, for example).
  24. To undergo combustion.
  25. To admit of burning: Wood burns easily.
  26. To consume fuel: a rocket stage designed to burn for three minutes before being jettisoned.
  27. Physics To undergo nuclear fission or fusion.
  28. To emit heat or light by or as if by fire: campfires burning in the dark; the sun burning brightly in the sky.
  29. To become dissipated or to be dispelled by or as if by heat: The fog burned off as the sun came up.
  30. To give off light; shine: a light burning over the door.
  31. To be destroyed, injured, damaged, or changed by or as if by fire: a house that burned to the ground; eggs that burned and stuck to the pan.
  32. To be very hot; bake: a desert burning under the midday sun.
  33. To feel or look hot: a child burning with fever.
  34. To impart a sensation of heat: a liniment that burns when first applied.
  35. To become irritated or painful, as by chafing or inflammation: eyes burning from the smoke.
  36. To become sunburned or windburned.
  37. To be consumed with strong emotion, especially:
  38. To be or become angry: an insult that really made me burn.
  39. To be very eager: was burning with ambition.
  40. To penetrate by or as if by intense heat or flames: enemy ground radar burning through the fighters' electronic jammers; a look that burned into them.
  41. To be engraved by or as if by burning: shame burning in my heart.
  42. To suffer punishment or death by or as if by fire: souls burning in hell.
  43. To be electrocuted.
  44. An injury produced by fire, heat, radiation, electricity, or a caustic agent.
  45. A burned place or area: a cigarette burn in the tablecloth.
  46. An act, process, or result of burning: The fire settled down to a steady burn.
  47. A sensation of intense heat or stinging pain: a chili burn on the tongue; the burn of alcohol on an open wound.
  48. A sunburn or windburn.
  49. Aerospace A firing of a rocket.
  50. A swindle.
  51. burn in To darken part of (a photograph print) by exposing unmasked areas.
  52. burn out To stop burning from lack of fuel.
  53. burn out To wear out or make or become inoperative as a result of heat or friction: The short circuit burned out the fuse.
  54. burn out To cause (a property owner or a resident) to have to evacuate the premises because of fire: The shopkeeper was burned out by arsonists.
  55. burn out To make or become exhausted, especially as a result of long-term stress: "Hours are long, stress is high, and many recruits drop out or burn out” ( Robert J. Samuelson).
  56. burn up To make angry: Their rudeness really burns me up.
  57. burn up To travel over or through at high speed: drag racers burning up the track.
  58. burn (one's) bridges To eliminate the possibility of return or retreat.
  59. the To exhaust oneself or one's resources by leading a hectic or extravagant life.
  60. burn the midnight oil To work or study very late at night.
  61. to burn In great amounts: They had money to burn.
  62. Scots A small stream; a brook.

Malayalam Meaning

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× വാട്ടം - Vaattam | Vattam
× പ്രകാശിപ്പിക്കുക - Prakaashippikkuka | Prakashippikkuka
× ചുടുക - Chuduka
× തീയുക - Theeyuka
× കാമം കൊണ്ടോ വെറുപ്പുകൊണ്ടോ വെന്തെരിയുക - Kaamam Kondo Veruppukondo Ventheriyuka | Kamam Kondo Veruppukondo Ventheriyuka
× വാട്ടുക - Vaattuka | Vattuka
× കത്തുക - Kaththuka | Kathuka
× കത്തിക്കുക - Kaththikkuka | Kathikkuka
× നീറുക - Neeruka
× വേവുക - Vevuka
× എരി - Eri


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Numbers 18:17

But the firstborn of a cow, the firstborn of a sheep, or the firstborn of a goat you shall not redeem; they are holy. You shall sprinkle their blood on the altar, and burn their fat as an offering made by fire for a sweet aroma to the LORD.

എന്നാൽ പശു, ആടു, കോലാടു എന്നിവയുടെ കടിഞ്ഞൂലിനെ വീണ്ടെടുക്കരുതു; അവ വിശുദ്ധമാകുന്നു; അവയുടെ രക്തം യാഗപീഠത്തിന്മേൽ തളിച്ചു മേദസ്സു യഹോവേക്കു സൌരഭ്യവാസനയായ ദഹനയാഗമായി ദഹിപ്പിക്കേണം.

1 Kings 13:2

Then he cried out against the altar by the word of the LORD, and said, "O altar, altar! Thus says the LORD: "Behold, a child, Josiah by name, shall be born to the house of David; and on you he shall sacrifice the priests of the high places who burn incense on you, and men's bones shall be burned on you."'

അവൻ യഹോവയുടെ കല്പനയാൽ യാഗപീ ത്തോടു: യാഗപീ മേ, യാഗപീ മേ, യഹോവ ഇപ്രകാരം അരുളിച്ചെയ്യുന്നു: ദാവീദ്ഗൃഹത്തിന്നു യോശീയാവു എന്നു പേരുള്ള ഒരു മകൻ ജനിക്കും; അവൻ നിന്റെ മേൽ ധൂപം കാട്ടുന്ന പൂജാഗിരിപുരോഹിതന്മാരെ നിന്റെമേൽ വെച്ചു അറുക്കയും മനുഷ്യാസ്ഥികളെ നിന്റെമേൽ ചുട്ടുകളകയും ചെയ്യും എന്നു വിളിച്ചുപറഞ്ഞു.

Judges 9:52

So Abimelech came as far as the tower and fought against it; and he drew near the door of the tower to burn it with fire.

അബീമേലെൿ ഗോപുരത്തിന്നരികെ എത്തി അതിനെ ആക്രമിച്ചു; അതിന്നു തീ കൊടുത്തു ചുട്ടുകളയേണ്ടതിന്നു ഗോപുരവാതിലിന്നടുത്തു ചെന്നു.


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