What does burnt mean?

Definitions for burnt
bɜrntburnt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. burned, burntadjective

    ruined by overcooking

    "she served us underdone bacon and burnt biscuits"

  2. burned, burntadjective

    treated by heating to a high temperature but below the melting or fusing point

    "burnt sienna"

  3. burned, burnt, burned-over, burned-out, burnt-outadjective

    destroyed or badly damaged by fire

    "a row of burned houses"; "a charred bit of burnt wood"; "a burned-over site in the forest"; "barricaded the street with burnt-out cars"

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Burntparticip. pass. of burn.

    I find it very difficult to know,
    Who, to refresh th’ attendants to a grave,
    Burnt claret first, or Naples bisket gave. William King, Cookery.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Burnt

    of Burn

  2. Burnt

    consumed with, or as with, fire; scorched or dried, as with fire or heat; baked or hardened in the fire or the sun

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Burnt

    pa.p. of Burn (q.v.).

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'burnt' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3481

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of burnt in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of burnt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of burnt in a Sentence

  1. Yuan Yuwei:

    This is a serious bubble, valuations don't support fundamentals. Frothy valuations benefit big shareholders but retail investors will be burnt.

  2. Bhartrihari:

    Low-minded men are occupied solely with their own affairs, but noble-minded men take special interest in the affairs of others. The submarine fire drinks up the ocean, to fill its insatiable interior; the rain-cloud, that it may relieve the drought of the earth, burnt up by the hot season.

  3. Yang Hai:

    Once bitten, twice shy. Investors burnt by last year's market crash are still too scared to enter the market, which is why we see a trading pattern of quick profit-taking.

  4. Alex Barbosa:

    Sorry, ma'am. We're already out of the burnt ends, they were really popular today and we had a big order.

  5. Ken Weaver:

    Burnt Sienna. Thats the best thing that ever happened to Crayolas.

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