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torches

noun
plural of torch

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a person who deliberately and unlawfully sets fire to a building or other property
  • several suspicious fires in the past few months have probably been set by the same torch

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torches

verb
present tense third-person singular of torch

Synonyms & Antonyms of torches (Entry 2 of 2)

to set (something) on fire
  • police suspect that the owner torched the house for the insurance money

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“Torches.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/torches. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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