scorcher

noun scorch·er \ ˈskȯr-chər \
|Updated on: 11 Jul 2018

Definition of scorcher

: one that scorches; especially : a very hot day

Examples of scorcher in a Sentence

  1. Tomorrow is going to be a real scorcher.

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  • : a very hot day


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