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Princeton's WordNet

  1. burn down, burn up, go up(verb)

    burn completely; be consumed or destroyed by fire

    "The hut burned down"; "The mountain of paper went up in flames"

  2. burn, fire, burn down(verb)

    destroy by fire

    "They burned the house and his diaries"

Wiktionary

  1. burn down(Verb)

    To cause (a structure) to burn to nothing.

  2. burn down(Verb)

    To burn completely, so that nothing remains.

How to pronounce burn down ?

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How to say burn down in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of burn down in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of burn down in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of burn down in a Sentence

  1. Jess Dooley:

    Who’s going to Walkerton, IN to burn down #memoriespizza w me?

  2. Joan Crawford:

    Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your hearth or burn down your house, you can never tell.

  3. Gordon Woo:

    It's like having a fire in your kitchen. If you don't deal with it, your whole house could burn down ... it's not the time to start haggling over who should be putting out the fire.

  4. Amanda Seyfried:

    I always worry about people and how they use stoves. Which is just a controlling thing, [It’s] about the gas. You could so easily burn down something if you leave the stove on. Or the oven.

  5. Chang Lee:

    I watched a gas station on fire, and I thought, boy, that place looks familiar, soon, the realization hit me. As I was protecting my parents' shopping mall, I was watching my own gas station burn down on TV.

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