sear

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sear

verb

Definition of SEAR

1
to burn on the surface <lightly sear the steaks, but don't cook them all the way through>
Synonyms char, sear, singe
Related Words fire, ignite, inflame (also enflame), kindle, light; bake, cremate, incinerate; scald, scathe
2
to make dry <the clear desert air is seared by the summer sun>
Antonyms hydrate, wash, water, wet

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