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combusting

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

being on fire
  • combusting oxygen tanks turned the fire on the evacuees' bus into a raging inferno

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combusting

verb
present participle of combust

Synonyms of combusting (Entry 2 of 2)

to be on fire especially brightly
  • anthracite, which is naturally hard, combusts more cleanly than bituminous coal

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“Combusting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/combusting. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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