burn rubber

Definition of burn rubber


  1. :  to drive very fast They were burning rubber up and down the road.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  creek

  1. :  to consume fuel and give off heat, light, and gases

    :  to undergo combustion

    :  to undergo nuclear fission or nuclear fusion

  1. :  an act, process, instance, or result of burning: such as

    :  injury or damage resulting from exposure to fire, heat, caustics, electricity, or certain radiations

    :  a burned area

  1. :  one that rubs

    :  an instrument or object (such as a rubber eraser) used in rubbing, polishing, scraping, or cleaning

    :  something that prevents rubbing or chafing

  1. :  a contest consisting of an odd number of games won by the side that takes a majority (such as two out of three)

    :  an odd game played to determine the winner of a tie

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a brief usually trivial fact

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