Definition of scorching adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈskɔːtʃɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈskɔːrtʃɪŋ//
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  1. 1very hot synonym baking They walked all day in the scorching heat.
  2. 2(especially British English) used to emphasize how strong, powerful, etc. something is a scorching critique of the government’s economic policy a scorching 6–1 victory
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