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burn down

phrasal verb with burn
 
/bɜrn/ verb (burned)
to be destroyed by fire: Their house burned down while they were away on vacation.
Translations of “burn down”
in Korean 소실되다…
in Arabic يَحْتَرِق…
in Portuguese ser destruído pelo fogo…
in Catalan cremar-se…
in Japanese 焼失する, 全焼する…
in Italian essere distrutto dalle fiamme/dal fuoco…
(Definition of burn down from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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