roasting Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “roasting” in the English Dictionary

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uk   /ˈrəʊ.stɪŋ/  us   /ˈroʊ-/ (also roasting hot)
very ​hot: It was a roasting ​summerday. I'm roasting!

roastingnoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈrəʊ.stɪŋ/  us   /ˈroʊ-/ informal
the ​act of ​criticizing someone in an ​angry way: I got a roasting from Mum for being back late.
(Definition of roasting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “roasting”
in Chinese (Simplified) 灼热的, 炙热的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 灼熱的, 炙熱的…
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