incinerate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin incinerātus, perfect participle of incinerō < incinerare (to burn into ashes) < cinis (ashes).

Verb[edit]

incinerate (third-person singular simple present incinerates, present participle incinerating, simple past and past participle incinerated)

  1. (transitive) to destroy by burning

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Adjective[edit]

incinerate (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) Reduced to ashes by burning; thoroughly consumed.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?)

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

incinerāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of incinerō