Examples of scalding in a Sentence
The men worked in the scalding sun.
a scalding bowl of soup
Recent Examples of scalding from the Web
As the fruit gains size, shade it to prevent scalding and reduce overheating.
Witnesses, mostly other inmates, have said that the officers placed Rainey (and other mentally ill inmates before him) in a shower that had been rigged to scalding temperatures as a means to punish their unruly behavior.
Some of the bowls use a double-walled design, which prevents scalding exteriors.
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First Known Use of scalding
SCALDING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of scalding for English Language Learners
: very hot
: very critical : very harsh or severe
SCALDING Defined for Kids
Definition of scalding for Students
: very hot scalding soup
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