DICTIONARY


Definition of SCALD

noun : SCALD

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a burn cause by hot liquid or steam ;

  • 2. (

    ) the act of burning with steam or hot water ;

verb : SCALD

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) subject to harsh criticism; "The Senator blistered the administration in his speech on Friday"; "the professor scaled the students"; "your invectives scorched the community" ;

  • 2. (

    ) treat with boiling water; "scald tomatoes so that they can be peeled" ;

  • 3. (

    ) heat to the boiling point; "scald the milk" ;

  • 4. (

    ) burn with a hot liquid or steam; "She scalded her hands when she turned on the faucet and hot water came out" ;


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