burning

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burning

adjective

Definition of BURNING

1
being on fire <a firefighter must be that rare soul who rushes into a burning house, not away from it>
Synonyms afire, aflame, alight [chiefly British], blazing, burning, combusting, conflagrant, fiery, flaming, ignited, inflamed (also enflamed), kindled, lit (or lighted)
Near Antonyms choked, damped, dead, doused (also dowsed), extinguished, quenched, smothered, snuffed (out), stamped (out), suffocated
4
needing immediate attention <once again the media ignored the burning issues and focused on fluff>

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