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Meaning of BONFIRE

Pronunciation:  'bân`fIr

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a large outdoor fire
 

BONFIRE is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: balefire
 
 See Also: fire

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bon"fire`\, n. [OE. bonefire, banefire, orig. a fire of
bones; bone + fire; but cf. also Prov. E. bun a dry stalk.]
A large fire built in the open air, as an expression of
public joy and exultation, or for amusement.

      Full soon by bonfire and by bell, We learnt our liege
      was passing well.                        --Gay.

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming of a bonfire, suggests that you need to find a new path and set forth toward a different goal.
 

 

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