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Meaning of BURNT

Pronunciation:  burnt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  ruined by overcooking; "she served us underdone bacon and burnt buscuits"
  2. [adj]  destroyed or badly damaged by fire; "a row of burned houses"; "a charred bit of burnt wood"; "barricaded the street with burnt-out cars"
  3. [adj]  hardened by subjecting to intense heat; "baked bricks"; "burned bricks"
  4. [adj]  treated by heating to a high temperature but below the melting or fusing point; "burnt sienna"
  5. [adj]  having undergone oxidation; "burned powder"
 

BURNT is a 5 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: baked, burned, burned, burned-out, burnt-out, cooked, destroyed, hardened, tempered, toughened, treated
 
 Antonyms: unburned
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Burnt\, p. p. & a.
Consumed with, or as with, fire; scorched or dried, as with
fire or heat; baked or hardened in the fire or the sun.

{Burnt ear}, a black, powdery fungus which destroys grain.
   See {Smut}.

{Burnt offering}, something offered and burnt on an altar, as
   an atonement for sin; a sacrifice. The offerings of the
   Jews were a clean animal, as an ox, a calf, a goat, or a
   sheep; or some vegetable substance, as bread, or ears of
   wheat or barley. Called also {burnt sacrifice}. --[2 Sam.
   xxiv. 22.]

 

 

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