Definition of Bonfire. Meaning of Bonfire. Synonyms of Bonfire

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Definition of Bonfire

Bonfire
Bonfire Bon"fire`, n. [OE. bonefire, banefire, orig. a fire of bones; bone + fire; but cf. also Prov. E. bun a dry stalk.] A large fire built in the open air, as an expression of public joy and exultation, or for amusement. Full soon by bonfire and by bell, We learnt our liege was passing well. --Gay.

Meaning of Bonfire from wikipedia

- A bonfire is a large and controlled outdoor fire, used either for informal disposal of burnable waste material or as part of a celebration. In many regions...
- The Aggie Bonfire was a long-standing annual tradition at Texas A&M University as part of the college rivalry with the University of Texas at Austin....
- A bonfire of the vanities (Italian: falò delle vanità) is a burning of objects condemned by religious authorities as occasions of sin. The phrase usually...
- Bonfire Night is a name given to various annual celebrations characterised by bonfires and fireworks. The event celebrates different traditions on different...
- The Bonfire of the Vanities is a 1987 satirical novel by Tom Wolfe. The story is a drama about ambition, racism, social cl****, politics, and greed in...
- Bonfire (originally Ca****en) is a German heavy metal band, founded by Hans Ziller in Ingolstadt in 1972. In 1986, based on the advice of the record company...
- The Bonfire of the Vanities is a 1990 American satirical black comedy film directed and produced by Brian De Palma and starring Tom Hanks, Bruce Willis...
- A bonfire is a large, controlled outdoor fire. It may also refer to: Bonfire Snowboarding, a manufacturer of snowboarding outerwear Bonfire Studios, a...
- Dennis Eugene McCrohan, 21 April 1943), also known by the stage name Mars Bonfire, is a Canadian rock musician and songwriter, best known for writing the...
- Bonfire is a five-disc box set by Australian rock band AC/DC, released in 1997, and remastered with a release in Digipak format in 2003. It was originally...
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