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Pronunciation: /bɜːn/

Translation of burn in German:


  • (on the skin) Verbrennung, die; (on material) Brandfleck, der

v.t. (burnt /bɜːnt/ or, burned)

  • 1 verbrennen burn oneself/one's hand sich verbrennen/sich (Dat.) die Hand verbrennen burn a hole in sth ein Loch in etw. (Akk.) brennen
  • 2 als Brennstoff verwenden [Gas, Öl usw.]; heizen mit [Kohle, Holz, Torf]
  • 3 (spoil) anbrennen lassen [Fleisch, Kuchen] be burnt angebrannt sein

v.i. (burnt or, burned)

Phrasal verbs

burn ˈdown

v.t. & i. niederbrennen

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