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
Just as the scalding temperatures start to settle in, Summerfest comes to the rescue with its annual monthlong festival of superb chamber music.
The children come from all walks of life and were burned in a variety of situations, including by scalding water, fire and cooking oil.
The main burn center in Phoenix has seen its emergency department visits double during the heat wave that is scorching the Southwest U.S., including people burning their bare feet on the scalding pavement.
PHOENIX (AP) — The main burn center in Phoenix has seen its emergency department visits double during the heat wave that is scorching the Southwest U.S., including people burning their bare feet on the scalding pavement.
This was hilarious to anyone not within her direct bubble, as her decision not to bring charges against anyone in the scalding death of inmate Darren Rainey made her persona non grata among vast swaths of the Democratic voting base.
The park's statement explains the ground in the area is fragile, with scalding water just below the surface.
While Republicans are doing their best to ignore the scalding turmoil of Trumpism, Democrats can hardly look away.
Fact: Dr. Lew, despite believing that Rainey’s injuries were not from scalding water, did ask Miami-Dade police detectives to return to the prison to take a water temperature reading right after his death.
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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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