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synonyms for scald

  • blanch
  • char
  • criticize
  • excoriate
  • heat
  • parboil
  • scorch
See also synonyms for: scalded / scalding
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antonyms for scald

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  • compliment
  • freeze
  • laud
  • praise
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How to use scald in a sentence

After extensive modeling, they have found that the atmospheric pressures on some of these planets could allow hot-but-not-scalding oceans to persist for billions of years.
‘HYCEAN’ EXOPLANETS COULD BE HOME TO THE ALIEN LIFE WE’VE BEEN SEARCHING FORCHARLIE WOODAUGUST 26, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
They can go years without food or water, withstand freezing and scalding temperatures and endure blistering radiation and the vacuum of outer space.
EVEN HARD-TO-KILL TARDIGRADES CAN’T ALWAYS SURVIVE BEING SHOT OUT OF A GUNMARIA TEMMINGJUNE 2, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
After those lies inspired the violent assault on the Capitol, Hawley took scalding criticism, which he has now tossed into the Right-Wing Media Victimization Machine, magically converting it into an effort to “cancel” him.
JOSH HAWLEY’S UGLY RANT UNMASKS THE FRAUDULENCE OF THE ANTI-‘WOKENESS’ CRUSADEGREG SARGENTAPRIL 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Court records suggest that Moore had once scalded Antaramian with hot water, sold herself as the trustee of the victim’s estate and isolated her from friends.
WHY ONE WOMAN HAS SPENT 5 YEARS IN A SAN DIEGO COUNTY JAIL WITH NO TRIALJESSE MARXAPRIL 8, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
His duty it was to stand at the head of the scalding trough, watch in hand, to "time" the length of the scald, crying "Hog in!"
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
"Washes himself as if he's afraid the water'd scald him," said the Deacon, watching the negro's awkward efforts.
SI KLEGG, BOOK 2 (OF 6)JOHN MCELROY
“'And you will be sure to scald your fingers and get the worst of it,'” Puddy went on relentlessly.
THE GENTLE ART OF COOKING WIVESELIZABETH STRONG WORTHINGTON
Take a quart of milk; heat one third and scald with it a half-pint of flour; if skimmed milk, use a small piece of butter.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 16, NO. 97, NOVEMBER, 1865VARIOUS
Either they didn't scald the meal or they didn't heat the oven,—what in one hand was light beaten gold in another became lead.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 16, NO. 97, NOVEMBER, 1865VARIOUS
While the bread is rising I scald out the churn and rinse with cold water and then put in the cream and churn it by hand.
THE AMERICAN COUNTRY GIRLMARTHA FOOTE CROW
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