Translation of "singe" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /sɪndʒ/ us /sɪndʒ/ past tense and past participle singeing

to burn slightly on the surface, without producing flames

quemadura superficial
My sweater started to singe when I leaned over a burning candle.
noun uk /sɪndʒ/ us /sɪndʒ/

a slight burn mark

The hot iron left a singe (mark) on my dress.

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


verb /sindʒ/ (present participle singeing, past tense, past participle singed)

to (cause to) burn on the surface; to scorch

She singed her dress by pressing it with too hot an iron.

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