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Inflections of 'burn' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
The past form "burnt" is mainly used in UK English. It is correct in US English, but rare. Both "burned" and "burnt" are correct in UK English.
burns
v 3rd person singular
burning
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
burned
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (US & UK)
burnt
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (Mainly UK)
burned
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (US & UK)
burnt
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (Mainly UK)

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Voornaamste vertalingen
EngelsNederlands
burn vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (set afire)verbranden over. ww
  in brand steken over. ww
 He burned the documents so nobody would ever see them.
burn vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (energy, calories)verbranden, verbruiken over. ww
 Let the kids run around so they burn all their energy.
burn viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be on fire)branden ww
 The log in the fireplace will burn for three hours.
burn nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (injury)brandwond nw de
 The burn took a week to heal.
burn nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (sunburn)verbranding nw de
 He got a bad burn while lying in the sun at the pool yesterday.
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Aanvullende vertalingen
EngelsNederlands
burn nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (scorched mark, area)brandplek nw de
 In the field, you could see the burn that the lightning had caused.
burn nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (feel as if from fire)brandend gevoel
 The burn from a cold wind can be painful.
burn viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (undergo combustion)branden, verbranden ww
 Charcoal will burn slowly, with no flames visible.
burn viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (glow, be illuminated)branden ww
 The lantern burned all night long.
burn viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (emit heat)gloeien ww
 The hot coals continue to burn after the fire goes out.
burn viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (cause a stinging sensation)steken, pijn doen ww
 His arms burned after lifting weights for an hour.
burn viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (feel anger)boos zijn, woedend zijn ww
 He was still burning about the subject two weeks later.
burn viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (become overcooked)aanbranden ww
 Remember to take the chicken off the stove; don't let it burn this time!
burn viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." slang, figurative (be executed) (figuurlijk)op de brandstapel komen, gekielhaald worden ww
 I want to see that criminal burn!
burn viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be sunburned)verbranden ww
 Be careful! Don't burn on the beach, or you won't be able to go in the water.
burn vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (combust fuel)verbranden over. ww
 The plane must have burned a thousand litres by now.
burn vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." slang, figurative (make angry)boos maken over. ww
 The thought that John is dating his ex-girlfriend really burns him.
burn vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." slang (sports: move by quickly) (sport)snel passeren
 Did you see Michael Jordan burn him?
burn vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." slang (record on CD)branden, kopiëren over. ww
 I'll burn the music on a CD for you.
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Voornaamste vertalingen
NederlandsEngels
branden onoverg. ww (verteerd worden door vuur)burn viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  blaze viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
vlammen overg.ww (met vlammen bewerken)flame vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  scorch vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  burn vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
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Samengestelde woorden:
NederlandsEngels
in vlammen opgaan onoverg. uitdr. (afbranden)go up in flames v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  burn down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
tot de grond toe afbranden overg. uitdr. figuurlijk (hevig bekritiseren) (figurative)burn down to the ground v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
tot de grond toe afbranden overg. uitdr. (volledig afbranden)burn down to the ground v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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Vaste combinatie van werkwoord en voorzetsel
EngelsNederlands
burn off vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (use up: energy) (fig., v. energie)opbranden overg.ww
burn off vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." literal (remove by fire)wegbranden, schoonbranden overg.ww
burn out vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." literal (candle, bulb: be used up)uitbranden, opbranden onoverg.ww
burn out vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." figurative (suffer overexhaustion) (figuurlijk)opbranden onover.ww
burn up vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." US, slang, figurative (have a high fever)hoge koorts hebben frase
burn up vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." US, slang, figurative (make [sb] very angry)woedend maken bn + ww
  (informeel)stangen overg.ww
burn up vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." US, slang, figurative (be very angry) (informeel)laaiend zijn bn + ww
  razend zijn, woedend zijn bn+ww
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Samengestelde woorden:
EngelsNederlands
burn down vi + adv (be destroyed by fire)afbranden onoverg.ww
 The factory burnt down in a fire that killed 11 workers.
burn [sth] down vtr + adv (destroy by fire)doen afbranden, platbranden overg.ww
 A fire burnt the hotel down.
burn to the ground viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be destroyed by fire)tot de grond toe afbranden frase
 The house burnt to the ground.
burn [sth] to the ground v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (destroy by fire)tot de grond toe doen afbranden frase
 The fire burned the hotel to the ground.
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Collocatie: the fire is burning, a [heat, rug, rope, friction, chemical, stove, cigarette] burn, a burn [victim, patient, unit], meer...

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