bonfire definition

  • noun:
    • a big fire built outside, as for signaling or perhaps in event of an event.
    • a big fire built outdoors, as for signaling or perhaps in special event of an event.
    • A fire by which bones were burned.
    • A fire where bones were burned.
    • A fire burning undesirable or disreputable items or folks: proscribed publications, heretics etc.
    • A fire burning unwanted or disreputable items or people: proscribed books, heretics etc.
    • a sizable, managed outside fire, as a signal or to commemorate something.
    • a sizable, controlled outside fire, as a sign or to commemorate anything.
    • A large fire integrated the open-air, as an expression of community happiness and exultation, and for enjoyment.
    • a big fire integrated the open-air, as a manifestation of community joy and exultation, or for enjoyment.
    • A fire of bones.
    • A fire of bones.
    • A funeral pile; a pyre.
    • A funeral stack; a pyre.
    • A fire the burning of heretics, proscribed books, etc.
    • A fire when it comes to burning of heretics, proscribed books, etc.
    • Any great blazing fire built in the open-air for amusement, or even for the burning of brushwood, weeds, rubbish, etc. Specifically
    • Any great blazing fire made in the open air for entertainment, or even for the burning of brushwood, weeds, trash, etc. Specifically
    • A fire kindled, usually in some open and conspicuous destination, like a hill-top or general public square, as a manifestation of community delight or exultation, or as a beacon.
    • A fire kindled, usually in a few available and conspicuous location, such a hill-top or community square, as an expression of general public delight or exultation, or as a beacon.
    • a sizable outside fire which lighted as a sign or in celebration
    • a large outdoor fire that's lighted as a sign or perhaps in party

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