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Synonyms for burningˈbɜr nɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. burning, combustion(noun)

    the act of burning something

    Synonyms:
    electrocution, combustion, burning, burn, burning at the stake

    Antonyms:
    unimportant

  2. burn, burning(noun)

    pain that feels hot as if it were on fire

    Synonyms:
    burn mark, tan, burn, combustion, electrocution, burning at the stake, sunburn, suntan, burning

    Antonyms:
    unimportant

  3. combustion, burning(noun)

    a process in which a substance reacts with oxygen to give heat and light

    Synonyms:
    electrocution, combustion, burning, burn, burning at the stake

    Antonyms:
    unimportant

  4. electrocution, burning(noun)

    execution by electricity

    Synonyms:
    electrocution, combustion, burning, burn, burning at the stake

    Antonyms:
    unimportant

  5. burning, burning at the stake(noun)

    execution by fire

    Synonyms:
    electrocution, combustion, burning, burn, burning at the stake

    Antonyms:
    unimportant

  6. burning(adj)

    a form of torture in which cigarettes or cigars or other hot implements are used to burn the victim's skin

    Synonyms:
    electrocution, combustion, burn, burning at the stake

    Antonyms:
    unimportant

  7. burning(a)(adj)

    of immediate import

    Antonyms:
    unimportant

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. burning

    One is eager who impatiently desires to accomplish some end; one is earnest with a desire that is less impatient, but more deep, resolute, and constant; one is anxious with a desire that foresees rather the pain of disappointment than the delight of attainment. One is eager for the gratification of any appetite or passion; he is earnest in conviction, purpose, or character. Eager usually refers to some specific and immediate satisfaction, earnest to something permanent and enduring; the patriotic soldier is earnest in his devotion to his country, eager for a decisive battle.

    Synonyms:
    animated, anxious, ardent, desirous, eager, earnest, enthusiastic, fervent, glowing, hot, impatient, impetuous, importunate, intense, intent, keen, longing, vehement, yearning, zealous

    Antonyms:
    apathetic, calm, careless, cold, cool, dispassionate, frigid, heedless, indifferent, negligent, phlegmatic, purposeless, regardless, stolid, stony, stupid, unconcerned, uninterested, unmindful, unmoved

    Preposition:
    Eager for (more rarely after) favor, honor, etc.; eager in pursuit.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. burning(a.)

    Synonyms:
    fiery, flaming, hot, scorching

  2. burning(a.)

    Synonyms:
    glowing, ardent, fervent, fervid, impassioned, intense, earnest

  3. burning(a.)

    Synonyms:
    vehement, powerful


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