verb (tr, adverb)
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Words nearby burn off
Idioms and Phrases with burn off
Dissipate by heat, as in The sun will soon burn off the morning fog.
Clear land by burning vegetation, as in They've decided to burn off part of the field to prepare it for another planting. This practice has long been common in many parts of the world, but the precise term dates only from the first half of the 1800s.