burning Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “burning” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "burning" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations


uk   /ˈbɜː.nɪŋ/  us   /ˈbɝː-/

burning adjective (ON FIRE)

B1 producingflames: A man ​staggered from the burning ​car.
More examples

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 ​answeredquickly
(Definition of burning from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "burning" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

burningadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈbɜr·nɪŋ/
hot, or ​flaming: Fire ​enginessurrounded the burning ​house. fig. Burning also ​means of ​extremeinterest or ​importance: Building the new ​school is a burning ​localissue. You have to have a burning ​desire to ​win.
(Definition of burning from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de burning
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Palabra del día

be nothing short of

used to emphasize a situation, quality, or type of behaviour

Palabra del día

Coffee culture
Coffee culture
by Colin McIntosh,
November 24, 2015
In a study published recently and widely reported in the media, researchers from Harvard University School of Public Health found that people who drink a moderate amount of coffee per day are less likely to die from a range of diseases. Good news for coffee drinkers, who make up an ever-increasing proportion

Aprende más 

climatarian adjective
climatarian adjective
November 23, 2015
choosing to eat a diet that has minimal impact on the climate, i.e. one that excludes food transported a long way or meat whose production gives rise to CO2 emissions Climate change is not normally on people’s minds when they choose what to have for lunch, but a new diet is calling for

Aprende más