Definition of Burn mark

1. Noun. A place or area that has been burned (especially on a person's body).

Exact synonyms: Burn
Generic synonyms: Blemish, Defect, Mar
Specialized synonyms: Cigarette Burn
Derivative terms: Burn, Burn, Burn

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Burn Mark

burn a hole in one's pocket
burn bag
burn book
burn center
burn down
burn in hell
burn mark (current term)
burn notice
burn off
burn one's bridges
burn one's candle at both ends
burn one's fingers
burn out
burn plant
burn rubber
burn the midnight oil
burn to a crisp
burn units
burn up

Literary usage of Burn mark

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1. View of the British Empire, More Especially Scotland: With Some Proposals by John Knox (1789)
"All herrings packed by them in barrels, which are marked with the great burn-mark, fiis.ll be lifted out cf the packing tub from ..."

2. Publications by English Dialect Society (1894)
"Burn-mark, (i) sb. Iron letters, fitted to a wooden handle, which when made hot are used for marking stock of all kinds; the mark so made. Common. ..."

3. Lang's German-English Dictionary of Terms Used in Medicine and the Allied by Hugo Lang, Milton Kayton Meyers (1913)
"... blister Brand-fieber, и. septicaemic fever Brand-flecken, m. gangrenous spot; a burn-mark Brand-gas, и. gas produced in gangrene Brand-geschw├╝r, ..."

4. A Warwickshire Word-book: Comprising Obsolescent and Dialect Words by G. F. Northall (1896)
"Burn-mark, (i) so. Iron letters, fitted to a wooden handle, which when made hot are used for marking stock of all ..."

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