HyperDic: burn_off

English > 2 senses of the expression burn off:
VERBconsumptionburn off, burn, burn upuse up (energy)
changeburn offclear land of its vegetation by burning it off
English > burn off: 2 senses > verb 1, consumption
Meaninguse up (energy).
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"burn off calories through vigorous exercise"
Synonymsburn, burn up
Broaderconsume, eat up, use up, eat, deplete, exhaust, run through, wipe outuse up (resources or materials)
Spanishagotar, consumir, incendiar, quemar
Catalancremar, incendiar
English > burn off: 2 senses > verb 2, change
MeaningClear land of its vegetation by burning it off.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broaderdenude, bare, denudate, striplay bare
Catalancremar

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