What is another word for burnt?

Pronunciation: [bˈɜːnt] (IPA)

Burnt is an adjective that describes something that has been subjected to fire or intense heat resulting in damage. Synonyms for burnt include charred, scorched, singed, seared, grilled, roasted, browned, blackened, and toasted. Charred refers to an object that has been burned to the point of turning black and brittle. Scorched is used to describe something that has been burned to the point where it becomes discolored and damaged. Singed describes slight burning or charring of an object's surface. Seared refers to a cooking technique where food is cooked quickly at a high temperature to create a crusty exterior. Roasted, grilled, and toasted all describe cooking techniques that apply heat to food over time to create a desirable outcome.

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What are the opposite words for burnt?

The antonyms for the word "burnt" are "unburnt" or "raw". While "unburnt" describes something that hasn't been singed or charred, "raw" refers to food that has not been cooked at all. Other antonyms include "fresh", "cool", and "unscathed". "Fresh" denotes food that has recently been harvested or prepared, while "cool" describes something that is at room temperature or chilled. "Unscathed" refers to something that has not been harmed, damaged or injured physically. These antonyms provide alternative ways to describe the opposite of burnt and can add depth and nuance to written and spoken language.

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Usage examples for Burnt

I burnt all his letters the day he went away.
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
Three days previously the settlement had been burnt down.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz
There ain't no hope for Man Fleetwood; I seen that when he went back to drinkin' again after you was burnt out.
"Lonesome Land"
B. M. Bower

Famous quotes with Burnt

  • I've finally learnt how to say, "No comment". To appear in the tabloids is a real learning curve and a steep one at that. You had better learn quick or you get burnt.
    Ben Affleck
  • Fear of serious injury alone cannot justify oppression of free speech and assembly. Men feared witches and burnt women. It is the function of speech to free men from the bondage of irrational fears.
    Louis D. Brandeis
  • Don't fear anything for your letters, they are burnt one by one and I hope you do the same with mine.
    Camille Claudel
  • After a semester or so, my infatuation with computers burnt out as quickly as it had begun.
    Eric Allin Cornell
  • They've got the singles and some people have burnt them from different web sites and stuff. So it was something that we talked about for a long, long time, and I just wanted to make sure that this remix album to be really special.
    Deborah Cox

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