burn off


Definition of BURN OFF

intransitive verb
:  to be dissipated by the sun's warmth <waiting for the fog to burn off>
transitive verb
:  to cause to burn off

First Known Use of BURN OFF

circa 1925


Next Word in the Dictionary: burnoosePrevious Word in the Dictionary: burnishing dieAll Words Near: burn off
July 02, 2015
apprehension Hear it
comprehension or the fear of future evil
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears