Definition of 'burnt'
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Key colours are brown and grey with splashes of burnt orange. Times, Sunday Times (2016)For a less conventional colour scheme, she suggests focusing on subtle autumn hues such as plum or burnt orange, with flecks of gold. Times, Sunday Times (2016)YOU would have to eat 320 slices of burnt toast a day to make any significant increase to your cancer risk, an expert claims. The Sun (2017)We were visiting homes and hospitals to see football fans who had been badly burnt. Times, Sunday Times (2011)You do not want a burnt offering. Christianity Today (2000)The figures burnt bright green on the thermal footage that was beamed to the advancing forces. Times, Sunday Times (2011)What does a farmer with burnt fingers do? Times, Sunday Times (2009)One of his simplest recipes is for burnt oranges with a sugar and rosemary crust. Times, Sunday Times (2011)To us it smells like burnt chilli and it is slightly unusual. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This was not the first time publishers had had their fingers burnt. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The wind carried the sickly smell of burnt flesh and the chemical smell of the fires. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Nor is there any point in throwing serious money at this kind of burnt offering. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Burnt toast has a bitter taste and a preference for such a flavour has been linked to being judgmental. The Sun (2016)Firefighters found the burnt body of a third woman when they were called to an apartment building ten miles to the south. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The cat's umbilical cord was still attached when sickened residents found its body on burnt cardboard. The Sun (2010)FOUR people faced court yesterday charged with killing a man whose burnt body was found in a wheelie bin. The Sun (2012)One piece of toast that I burnt. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There was a pervasive smell in the gallery, of wood polish, burnt toast and lingering coffee fumes. Seminary Boy (2006)Once a week my friends and I would strip off layers of burnt skin and weigh them to see who shed the most. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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