French translation of burnt
past tense of verb, past participle of verb
- of burn
Example Sentences Including 'burnt'
They just got wrapped in a sheet and put in the ground or burnt.Desperadoes
There was a rainbow... Marmalade tarts, very slightly burnt , utterly delicious.Lost Children
Anne burnt the crumpled pages in the grate, including the blank pages underneath, all the way down to the first undented sheet.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
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- [waste, rubbish]
- [fuel, oil, coal]
⇒ I burned the cake.
J'ai fait brûler le gâteau.
- (= set on fire) [building]
to burn a hole in sth
faire un trou dans qch
⇒ The cigarette burnt a hole in her dress.
La cigarette a fait un trou dans sa robe.
- [one's hand, finger]
⇒ I've burned my hand.
Je me suis brûlé la main.to burn o.s.
⇒ I've burnt myself!
Je me suis brûlé(e)!
⇒ I burned myself on the oven door.
Je me suis brûlé sur la porte du four.
- [fire, flame]
- [car, food]
- (= hurt) [eyes]
⇒ The room was full of smoke, and my eyes were burning.
La pièce était pleine de fumée et les yeux me piquaient.
- (= be consumed with)
to be burning with impatience [person]
brûler d'impatienceto be burning with ambition [person]
Example Sentences Including 'burn'
I let myself down and let my shoulders burn through my shirt.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
The Stilken's eyes are also of silver, and burn with a strange fire.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
He realized his question could almost be construed as asking her out and he felt his cheeks burn.LOST SUMMER (2002)
Translation of burnt from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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