Synonyms for Burning:


blazing, flashing (adjective)
alight, fiery, flaming, afire, incandescent, glowing, heated, aflame, blistering, smoking, torrid, hot, Conflagrant, Searing, broiling, sizzling, scorching.
enthusiastic (adjective)
fervent, zealous.
excited (adjective)
disturbed, anxious, exhilarated, inflamed, electrified, effervescent, Energized, ardent, agitated, impassioned, animated, stimulated, passionate, turbulent, fiery, excited, aroused, feverish, disquieted, fervent, attentive, breathless.
fervent, excited (adjective)
eager, feverish, ardent, zealous, impassioned, blazing, passionate, earnest, hectic, fervid.
hardworking (adjective)
hot (adjective)
tropical, scorching, feverish, warm, sizzling, glowing, temperate, torrid, scalding, fiery, hot, broiling, roasting, Searing, smoking, blistering, sweltering, baking.
hot-blooded (adjective)
important (adjective)
dire, instant, crying, urgent, acute, imperative, exigent, pressing.
on fire (adjective)
ablaze, afire.
painful (adjective)
sharp (adjective)
stinging, painful (adjective)
sharp, biting, painful.
vigorous (adjective)
emphatic, energetic, earnest, virile, active, full-blooded, afire, industrious, animated, zippy, ardent, fiery, exuberant, ablaze, puissant, zealous, hearty, sprightly, mettlesome, lusty, passionate, spirited, enthusiastic, potent, eager, agitated, impassioned, zestful, vigorous, fervent, excited, strenuous, powerful, peppy, prolific, lively, strong, frisky.


roaring. agonising, chronic, bad, crippling, acute, angry, agonizing, chapped, achy. aflame, affective, flaming, casual, deep-seated, depth, basic, acutely, deep, bitter, blind. feelings, fervid, excite, fevered, hectic. dithyrambic, perfervid, blazing, hot-blooded. dire, pressing, imperative, urgent, crying, exigent, emergent, instant, big. burning (noun)
ardent, impassioned, pressing, fervent, stinging, alight, passionate, fervid, blazing, aflame, hot, scalding, earnest, acute, Searing, fiery, scorching, ablaze, afire, biting, lit, eager, glowing, urgent, flaming.
caustic (noun)
painful, sharp, biting, sour, stinging.
eager (noun)
fervid, rapt.


heating (verb)
simmering, baking, poaching, firing, Charring, barbecuing, broiling, scalding, sweltering, singing, roasting, stewing, warming, frying, cooking, scorching, toasting, braising, Parboiling, Parching, grilling, Searing, heating, boiling.
igniting (verb)
kindling, Igniting, inflaming, lighting.

Other synonyms:

affective, angry, basic, achy, deep-seated, blistering, chapped, acutely, agonising, hot-blooded, roaring, crippling, red hot, sizzling, agonizing, fevered, dithyrambic. deep, blind, urgent, hectic, pressing, stinging, emergent, balmy, imperative, exigent, heated. depth, bad, crying. sharp, casual, dire. on fire
Conflagrant, aflame, flaming.
Other relevant words:
blind, blazing, stinging, painful, bitter, crying, sizzling, perfervid, emergent, depth, hot-blooded, red, dithyrambic, imperative, sultry, alight, Conflagrant, incandescent, pressing, heated, fevered, lit, aflame, affective, flaming, fervid, angry, biting, blistering, achy, hectic, urgent, sharp, exigent, smoking, instant, dire, deep, red hot, agonizing, lighted.

Usage examples for burning

  1. A fire is burning Left. – Loyalties (Fifth Series Plays) by John Galsworthy Last Updated: February 10, 2009
  2. They thought they saw four lights burning within, and none of them threw a shadow. – Castles and Cave Dwellings of Europe by Sabine Baring-Gould
  3. Of course the burning process used in preparing the bone ash may have destroyed some of the valuable qualities of the mineral salts. – The Dollar Hen by Milo M. Hastings