Words nearby burton
Other definitions for burton (2 of 3)
- to be lost, missing, or destroyed.
- to die.
Origin of burton2
Other definitions for burton (3 of 3)
How to use burton in a sentence
When watching a kid struggle to complete a math problem, “it’s very tempting for a parent to want to get in there and rescue the child, which doesn’t always help in the long run,” Burton said.Confused by your kid’s math homework? Here’s how it all adds up.|Caralee Adams|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
When Burton and Taylor were in Rome filming “Cleopatra,” Burton had to travel for a week.Mike Nichols’s creative, extraordinary life|Kathi Wolfe|February 23, 2021|Washington Blade
Burton founder Jake Burton Carpenter coined the term snowboarding and developed the first snowboard setup as a riff on Poppen’s stand-up, cut novelty item.The Evolution from Snurfing to Snowboarding|Outside Editors|February 4, 2021|Outside Online
Burton found no statistically significant effect from the bans on whether people remained smokers or on violent crime.Study: Smoking bans saved countless lives — could they have increased drunk driving?|Jerusalem Demsas|December 24, 2020|Vox
Notably, Burton did not control for the cost of alcohol or taxes on alcohol in her results.Study: Smoking bans saved countless lives — could they have increased drunk driving?|Jerusalem Demsas|December 24, 2020|Vox
Steiger was nominated, and Richard Burton, and a lot of people in bigger movies.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
For the past decade or so, Tim Burton was a bit lost in CG land.Tim Burton Talks ‘Big Eyes,’ His Taste For the Macabre, and the ‘Beetlejuice’ Sequel|Marlow Stern|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Daily Beast sat down with Burton to discuss Big Eyes and his beautiful, dark, twisted career.Tim Burton Talks ‘Big Eyes,’ His Taste For the Macabre, and the ‘Beetlejuice’ Sequel|Marlow Stern|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Whatever the reason, Burton was committed enough to leave tiny Bunker Hill to seek out her beau.
Down a one-lane gravel road sits the house Burton left seven years ago.
Quaint old Burton in his "Anatomy of Melancholy," recognizes the virtues of the plant while he anathematizes its abuse.
Sergeant Burton knelt down and gingerly laid his hand upon the stained linen over the breast of Sir Lucien.
While the others stood grouped about that still figure on the floor, Sergeant Burton entered the little office.
Burton's work on unexplored Syria is full of passages relating to tobacco and the custom of smoking.
Mr. Burton, in his lately published "Narratives," points out another source of information regarding Drury, in the Gent.
British Dictionary definitions for burton (1 of 2)
- to be broken, useless, or lost
- to die