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synonyms for seared

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

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  • bloom
  • grow
  • moisten
  • wet
  • freeze
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How to use seared in a sentence

Her passport stamp to Italy turned into a rustic seared quail ragu with piccante frantumato.
ASHA GOMEZ MADE HER NAME AS AN INDIAN AMERICAN CHEF. BUT SHE’S TIRED OF BEING PIGEONHOLED.NIKHITA VENUGOPALNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The beauty award goes to the scallop tartine, a puff pastry treasure box filled with sweet seared scallops and potatoes whipped with olive oil.
A REOPENED MARCEL’S REMINDS ME THAT FINE DINING, ESPECIALLY NOW, IS ABOUT MORE THAN FOODTOM SIETSEMANOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It follows deep wounds such as are made by a hayrake or a pitchfork; or seared wounds, such as are made by a toy pistol.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
Acid fumes escaping under the vat lids made the haze and seared the man's throat.
IN THE DARKRONAL KAYSER
Another seared his face and hands with a large red-hot iron, holding it finally with his mouth without other support.
LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, VOLUME 11, NO. 24, MARCH, 1873VARIOUS
He was nearly naked; his back was seared with scars, and his flesh was wasted to the bone.
THE DUTY OF DISOBEDIENCE TO THE FUGITIVE SLAVE ACTLYDIA MARIA CHILD
A man may have his leg broken, then his nails pulled out, then be seared with a hot iron.
THE COLLECTED WORKS OF AMBROSE BIERCEAMBROSE BIERCE
Shame of a very poignant quality suddenly seared Catherine Nagle's soul.
STUDIES IN LOVE AND IN TERRORMARIE BELLOC LOWNDES
Another batch of needles sang around me, and vivid pain seared my left arm.
GREYLORNJOHN KEITH LAUMER
And the white hot loop was tautened until the rope of muscle seared away and just the roasted stump was left.
THE JEWELS OF APTORSAMUEL R. DELANY
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WORDS RELATED TO SEARED

  • anhydrous
  • arid
  • bone dry
  • dry as a bone
  • moistureless
  • parched
  • scorched
  • seared
  • sunbaked
  • waterless
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