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Significado de “burning” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "burning" - Diccionario Inglés

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burningadjective

uk   /ˈbɜː.nɪŋ/  us   /ˈbɝː.nɪŋ/
  • burning adjective (ON FIRE)

B1 producing flames: A man staggered from the burning car.

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  • burning adjective (HOT)

very hot: burning sand Suddenly she felt a burning (sensation) (= feeling of heat) in her throat.
  • burning adjective (STRONG)

C1 A burning desire, need, etc., is one that is very strong: a burning ambition He spoke of his burning desire to play for his country.
burning issue/question
C1 a subject or question that must be dealt with or answered quickly
(Definition of burning from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "burning" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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burningadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈbɜr·nɪŋ/
hot, or flaming: Fire engines surrounded the burning house.
fig. Burning also means of extreme interest or importance: Building the new school is a burning local issue. You have to have a burning desire to win.
(Definition of burning from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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