scorching

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 /ˈskɔːtʃɪŋ/


For the verb: "to scorch"

Present Participle: scorching
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Principal Translations
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scorching adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (extremely hot, burning)abrasador/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 Even though it's still May, it's scorching outside.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Principal Translations
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scorch [sth/sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (burn)quemar, abrasar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  chamuscar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  quemar a, abrasar a vtr + prep
  chamuscar a vtr + prep
 The bottom of the pan got scorched in the fire.
scorch nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (superficial burn)quemadura nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla").
 The metal dish has a black scorch on the bottom.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Compound Forms:
scorching | scorch
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scorching heat nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (heat: intense, burning)calor abrasador nm + adj
 Working in front of the blast furnace, I was exposed to scorching heat every day.
 Trabajando en frente del horno estaba expuesto diariamente a un calor abrasador.
scorching heat nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (extremely hot, sunny weather) (figurado)calor asfixiante nm + adj
 In scorching heat it's a good idea to keep your pets inside.
 Cuando hace un calor asfixiante es recomendable mantener las mascotas dentro de casa.
  (figurado)calor abrasador nm + adj
 Cuando hace un calor abrasador es recomendable mantener las mascotas dentro de casa.
scorching hot adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (intensely hot, burning)abrasador/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 The day was scorching hot: all the ice in our glasses melted within five minutes.
 Era un día abrasador: el hielo de nuestros vasos se derretía en cinco minutos.
  tórrido/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 Era un día tórrido: el hielo de nuestros vasos se derretía en cinco minutos.
  calcinante adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 Era un día calcinante: el hielo de nuestros vasos se derretía en cinco minutos.
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