Definitions For Burn

noun

  • Damage inflicted by fire
  • A place or area that has been burned (especially on a person's body)
  • An injury caused by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation
  • A browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
  • Pain that feels hot as if it were on fire
  • To give off heat, light, and gases
  • To contain a fire
  • To be on fire : to have or produce a flame

verb

  • Get a sunburn by overexposure to the sun
  • Damage by burning with heat, fire, or radiation
  • Burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent
  • Undergo combustion
  • Cause to undergo combustion
  • Destroy by fire
  • Use up (energy)
  • Create by duplicating data
  • Feel strong emotion, especially anger or passion
  • Cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort
  • Feel hot or painful
  • Spend (significant amounts of money)
  • Execute by tying to a stake and setting alight
  • Cause to burn or combust
  • Shine intensely, as if with heat

Is Burn a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
6
Words with Friends
9

The word Burn is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Burn in a Sentence

  • A flame is kept constantly burning at the monument.
  • A small fire burned brightly in the fireplace.
  • There was a little stove burning in the front room.

Synonyms for Burn

Antonyms for Burn

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