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burning

adjective
 
 
/ˈbɜːnɪŋ/
very hot: the burning heat of the midday sunHot and heatSultriness and humidity
burning ambition/desire, etc a very strong need to do somethingPower and intensityEnergy, force and power
a burning issue/question a subject or question that must be dealt with or answered quicklyPower and intensityEnergy, force and power
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