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Pronunciation: /bɜːn/

Translation of burn in Italian:


vt (pt/pp burnt or , burned)

  • bruciare burn one's boats or bridges [fig], tagliarsi i ponti alle spalle [Comput] masterizzare [CD, DVD]

Phrasal verbs

burn down

vt & vi bruciare

burn out

vi [fig] esaurirsi

burn up

vt [fig] bruciare [calories, energy]

Definition of burn in:

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