Synonyms and Antonyms for sear

1. sear (v.)

make very hot and dry

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2. sear (v.)

cause to wither or parch from exposure to heat

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3. sear (v.)

become superficially burned

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4. sear (v.)

burn slightly and superficially so as to affect color

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5. sear (adj.)

(used especially of vegetation) having lost all moisture

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