Consumed with or much like fire scorched or dried much like fire or temperature baked or hardened in fire or the sun
- treated by heating to a top temperature but below the melting or fusing point
- destroyed or terribly harmed by fire
- ruined by overcooking
- of Burn
- Consumed with, or much like, fire; scorched or dried out, much like fire or heat; baked or hardened in the fire or the sun.
past participle adjective from alternate previous participle of burn (v.). Burnt providing (belated 14c.) is biblical (see Ex. xx:24, Mark xii:33).
takes place when a stone is touched unintentionally. (sport: Curling)
- (p. p. & a.) Consumed with, or as with, fire; scorched or dried out, just like fire or temperature; baked or hardened into the fire or the sun.
In this room it was almost dark; only two tiny lamps were burning before the icons and there was a pleasant scent of flowers and burnt pastilles.