"Every star seemed to flare with new intensity"
use up (energy);
"burn off calories through vigorous exercise"
burn completely; be consumed or destroyed by fire;
"The hut burned down"
"The mountain of paper went up in flames"
- He had to blow up the fire to make it burn.
- The flames licked up everything.
- Let's leave the fire to burn down and go into our tents.
- The animal's fur bristled up with anger.
- He gets his dander up on hearing the news.