noun moor·burn \ˈmu̇(ə)rˌbərn\

Definition of moorburn

  1. 1 Scottish :  the burning of a moor to improve the pasturage

  2. 2 Scottish :  an outburst of temper

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Origin and Etymology of moorburn

Middle English(Scots) murburn, from mur, mor moor + burn

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a trip made at another's expense

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