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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To burn slightly.

Usage examples (34)
  • He must not let another burning minute scorch her.
  • The leaves will also scorch in the heat of the summer.
  • She gave me a look that was meant to scorch -- and it did.
  • The pillowcases in that family are all bordered with scorch. for more
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