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Translation of "scald" - English-Spanish dictionary

scald

verb   /skɔːld/
to burn the skin with boiling liquid or steam “escaldar I dropped a pan of boiling water and scalded my leg.1285
to put something in boiling water or steam in order to make it completely clean esterilizar con agua hirviendo Scald the needles to sterilize them.839
specialized food & drink to heat a liquid until it almost boils calentar sin que llegue al punto de ebullición Scald the milk and then add it to the egg and sugar mixture.1277
(Definition of scald from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

scald

verb /skoːld/
to hurt with hot liquid or steam escaldar, quemar con agua caliente He scalded his hand with boiling water.
in cooking, to heat (eg milk) to just below boiling-point. calentar
scalding adjective
(of a liquid) hot enough to scald. hirviendo
(Definition of scald from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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