Translation of "scorch" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /skɔːtʃ/ us /skɔːrtʃ/

to (cause to) change colour with dry heat, or to burn slightly

The iron was too hot and he scorched the shirt.
The surrounding buildings were scorched by the heat of the explosion.
scorch noun uk us

(Translation of “scorch” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /skoːtʃ/

to burn slightly

chamuscar, quemar
She scorched her dress with the iron
That material scorches easily.
scorching adjective

very hot

scorching weather.

(Translation of “scorch” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)