(Figuratively) Something that stimulates, encourages or maintains an action.
The former Hindu custom of such self-immolation
A rapid, persistent chemical change that releases heat and light and is accompanied by flame, especially the exothermic oxidation of a combustible substance:
(Slang) An old or run-down car.
Find another word for pyre. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for pyre, like: funeral-pyre, pile to be burned, fuel, suttee, unburied, corpse, combustible material, fire, bonfire and heap.