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singe

verb [I or T] uk   us   /sɪndʒ/ (past tense and past participle singeing)
to burn slightly on the surface, without producing flames: My jumper started to singe when I leaned over a burning candle.

singe

noun [C] uk   us   /sɪndʒ/
a slight burn mark: The hot iron left a singe (mark) on my dress.
Translations of “singe”
in Vietnamese làm cháy xém…
in Spanish chamuscar…
in Thai ทำให้ไหม้…
in Malaysian menyebabkan sesuatu terbakar…
in French roussir…
in German versengen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…微微燒焦,把…烤焦…
in Indonesian menghanguskan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…微微烧焦,把…烤焦…
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