°A (usually self-sustaining) chemical reaction involving the bonding of oxygen with carbon or other fuel, with the production of heat and the presence of flame or smouldering.
°Something that has produced or is capable of producing this chemical reaction, such as a campfire.
°To set (something) on fire.
°To heat without setting on fire, as ceramic, metal objects, etc.
synonyms: set on fire, let off, loose, shoot more» , dismiss, cards, give the boot|be given the boot, give the elbow|be given the elbow, heave-ho|be given the old heave-ho, let go, redundant, sack, throw out, open fire