Pronunciation of Scorching
/skˈɔːt͡ʃɪŋ/, /skˈɔːtʃɪŋ/, /s_k_ˈɔː_tʃ_ɪ_ŋ/
Synonyms for scorching:
Other synonyms and related words:
ardent, sarcastic, Superheated, washed, red hot, blistering, heat, steam, heated, steamy, white-hot, toasty, passionate, perfervid, sultry, steaming, bake, fervid, blaze, overheated, hot-blooded, dithyrambic, sticky, bask, suffocating, stifling, flaming, ultrahot, blazing, fervent, sizzling, sweaty, oppressive, impassioned.
very hot (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Assailing, savaging, raiding, Charging, slashing, trouncing, attacking, Combating, Scarifying, pounding, raping, Assaulting, striking, thrusting, invading, Bombarding, battering, barraging, fighting, rioting, hammering, lashing, Harrying, hitting, scathing, Flaying, Violating, Lunging, Storming.
burning, roasting, singing, cooking, Searing, sweltering, poaching, barbecuing, firing, scalding, Parboiling, warming, frying, toasting, broiling, boiling, Parching, grilling, baking, braising, heating, stewing, Charring, simmering.
Usage examples for scorching:
- Scorching, yet still eager to live, he crawled on hands and knees toward the steel door. - "The Air Trust", George Allan England.
- 22, but refers to the scorching of the onlookers, while v. - "The Three Additions to Daniel, A Study", William Heaford Daubney.
- Here I am in the midst of those whom I once hoped, it may be, to conquer or slay, and from their hands receiving the 'coals of fire' that are scorching my heart instead of my head. - "Lily Pearl and The Mistress of Rosedale", Ida Glenwood.