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Antonyms for scald
skɔld, skɑld

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term scald.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. scald(noun)

    a burn cause by hot liquid or steam

  2. scald(verb)

    the act of burning with steam or hot water

  3. blister, scald, whip(verb)

    subject to harsh criticism

    "The Senator blistered the administration in his speech on Friday"; "the professor scaled the students"; "your invectives scorched the community"

    Synonyms:
    whip, whisk, rack up, mop up, trounce, vesicate, flog, lash, pip, lather, welt, worst, slash, blister, strap

  4. scald(verb)

    treat with boiling water

    "scald tomatoes so that they can be peeled"

    Synonyms:
    blister, whip

  5. scald(verb)

    heat to the boiling point

    "scald the milk"

    Synonyms:
    blister, whip

  6. scald(verb)

    burn with a hot liquid or steam

    "She scalded her hands when she turned on the faucet and hot water came out"

    Synonyms:
    blister, whip

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. scald

    Synonyms:
    Scald injury

How to pronounce scald?

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Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
Indian

How to say scald in sign language?

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  • A. constructive
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