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Synonyms for scald
skɔld, skɑldscald

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scaldnoun

    a burn cause by hot liquid or steam

  2. scaldverb

    the act of burning with steam or hot water

  3. blister, scald, whipverb

    subject to harsh criticism

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

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

  4. scaldverb

    treat with boiling water

    "scald tomatoes so that they can be peeled"

    blister, whip

  5. scaldverb

    heat to the boiling point

    "scald the milk"

    blister, whip

  6. scaldverb

    burn with a hot liquid or steam

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

    blister, whip

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. scaldverb

    burn (with a hot liquid)

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. scald

    Scald injury

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  1. Tom Kloza:

    When Tom Kloza get increases this quick, and this dramatic, Tom Kloza really scald the public.

Translations for scald

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  • brühen, Verbrühung, verbrühenGerman
  • ζεματώGreek
  • quemadura, escaldar, quemar, escaldaduraSpanish
  • ébouillanterFrench
  • leforrázHungarian
  • escaldarPortuguese
  • обжечь, обварить, ошпаривать, обваривать, ошпарить, обжигатьRussian
  • skållaSwedish

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    Synonym of Blunt?
    • A. Sharp
    • B. Blur
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