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sear

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  • verbdry, burn
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Synonyms for sear

verb dry, burn
  • blight
  • scorch
  • sizzle
  • toast
  • brand
  • brown
  • cauterize
  • cook
  • dehydrate
  • desiccate
  • exsiccate
  • harden
  • parch
  • seal
  • shrivel
  • tan
  • wilt
  • wither
  • burn up
  • dry out
  • dry up

Antonyms for sear

  • bloom
  • grow
  • moisten
  • wet
  • freeze

More words related to sear

barbecue

verb. cook outside, usually on a grill
  • broil
  • charcoal
  • fry
  • grill
  • rotisserie
  • sear

bite

verb. corrode, eat away

broil

verb. cook under direct heat

burn

verb. be on fire; set on fire

cauterize

verb. disinfect by burning

conjuror

noun. magician
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