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scalding

adjective

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scalding

verb
present participle of scald

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2 as in burning, scorching

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3 as in boiling, simmering

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The first known use of scalding was in the 13th century

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“Scalding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scalding. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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