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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) burn

Synonyms: burn Definition: damage inflicted by fire

Hypernyms: harm, hurt, scathe, damage Definition: the act of damaging something or someone

Synonyms: burn, burn mark Definition: a place or area that has been burned (especially on a person's body)

Hypernyms: mar, defect, blemish Definition: a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body) Usage: a facial blemish

Synonyms: burn Definition: an injury caused by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation

Hypernyms: trauma, hurt, injury, harm Definition: any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.

Synonyms: sunburn, suntan, tan, burn Definition: a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun

Hypernyms: hyperpigmentation Definition: unusual darkening of the skin

Synonyms: burn, burning Definition: pain that feels hot as if it were on fire

Hypernyms: pain, hurting Definition: a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder Usage: the patient developed severe pain and distension

Synonyms for (verb) burn

Synonyms: sunburn, burn Definition: get a sunburn by overexposure to the sun

Hypernyms: color, colour, discolor, discolour Definition: change color, often in an undesired manner Usage: The shirts discolored

Synonyms: burn Definition: burn with heat, fire, or radiation Usage: The iron burnt a hole in my dress

Hypernyms: damage Definition: inflict damage upon Usage: The snow damaged the roof; She damaged the car when she hit the tree

Synonyms: cauterise, cauterize, burn Definition: burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent Usage: The surgeon cauterized the wart

Hypernyms: treat, care for Definition: provide treatment for Usage: The doctor treated my broken leg; The nurses cared for the bomb victims; The patient must be treated right away or she will die; Treat the infection with antibiotics

Synonyms: burn, combust Definition: undergo combustion Usage: Maple wood burns well

Hypernyms: turn, change state Definition: undergo a transformation or a change of position or action Usage: We turned from Socialism to Capitalism; The people turned against the President when he stole the election

Synonyms: burn, incinerate Definition: cause to undergo combustion Usage: burn garbage; The car burns only Diesel oil

Hypernyms: change integrity Definition: change in physical make-up

Synonyms: fire, burn, burn down Definition: destroy by fire Usage: They burned the house and his diaries

Hypernyms: ruin, destroy Definition: destroy completely; damage irreparably Usage: You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!; The tears ruined her make-up

Synonyms: burn, burn off, burn up Definition: use up (energy) Usage: burn off calories through vigorous exercise

Hypernyms: consume, eat, eat up, deplete, run through, wipe out, use up, exhaust Definition: use up (resources or materials) Usage: this car consumes a lot of gas; We exhausted our savings; They run through 20 bottles of wine a week

Synonyms: burn, cut Definition: create by duplicating data Usage: cut a disk; burn a CD

Hypernyms: create, make, produce Definition: create or manufacture a man-made product Usage: We produce more cars than we can sell; The company has been making toys for two centuries

Synonyms: burn Definition: feel strong emotion, especially anger or passion Usage: She was burning with anger; He was burning to try out his new skies

Hypernyms: feel, experience Definition: undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind Usage: She felt resentful; He felt regret

Synonyms: sting, bite, burn Definition: cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort Usage: The sun burned his face

Hypernyms: hurt, ache, smart Definition: be the source of pain

Synonyms: burn Definition: feel hot or painful Usage: My eyes are burning

Hypernyms: hurt, ache, smart Definition: be the source of pain

Synonyms: burn Definition: spend (significant amounts of money) Usage: He has money to burn

Hypernyms: waste, squander, blow Definition: spend thoughtlessly; throw away Usage: He wasted his inheritance on his insincere friends; You squandered the opportunity to get and advanced degree

Synonyms: burn Definition: burn at the stake Usage: Witches were burned in Salem

Hypernyms: execute, put to death Definition: kill as a means of socially sanctioned punishment Usage: In some states, criminals are executed

Synonyms: burn, glow Definition: shine intensely, as if with heat Usage: The coals were glowing in the dark; The candles were burning

Hypernyms: shine, beam Definition: emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light Usage: The sun shone bright that day; The fire beamed on their faces