Definition of burn away phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

burn away

 phrasal verb
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Phrasal Verbs

burn away

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burn somethingaway

 
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to disappear as a result of burning; to make something do this Half the candle had burnt away. The clothing on his back got burnt away in the fire.
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