Origin of burned-out
Examples from the Web for burned-out
Two burned-out cars at the site were full of bullet holes fired from the side, not the front.
And so after the book launched, a frustrated and burned-out Ratigan walked away, seeking meaning and purpose in his life.Dylan Ratigan Unplugged: Ex-MSNBC Host Turns Hydroponic Entrepreneur|Daniel Gross|March 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When Gerald Ford picked Nelson Rockefeller as vice president from 1974 to 1977, it was a consolation prize to a burned-out boom.House Republicans Hold Their Noses About Mitt Romney|John Batchelor|November 22, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The burned-out carcasses of police vehicles and torched cars served as a reminder of the violent day.
The woman was found dead in her burned-out car in her Capitol Hill garage early Monday.
Until that morning he had scarcely spoken to her for a week; his manner was as dry as a burned-out fire.The Portrait of a Lady|Henry James
They wander among old trails in the forests and they meet old friends by the side of burned-out campfires.The Princess Pocahontas|Virginia Watson
The horses carried the cart a gallant thirty miles that day, and we camped at a burned-out village.The Balkan Peninsula|Frank Fox
What remains of the palace might be naught but the broken wall of an old kiln, or the fragment of some burned-out factory.The Dukeries|R. Murray Gilchrist
So when the danger had passed our Station, I took the detachment down into the burned-out forest for a week's training in camp.Life in an Indian Outpost|Gordon Casserly