Antonyms

1. scald

noun. ['ˈskɔld'] the act of burning with steam or hot water.

Antonyms

  • defend

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Words that Rhyme with Scald

  • installed
  • enthralled
  • uncalled
  • sprawled
  • so-called
  • scrawled
  • recalled
  • edwald
  • stalled
  • drawled
  • crawled
  • appalled
  • walled
  • walde
  • wald
  • mauled
  • hauled
  • hald
  • called
  • bawled
  • balled
  • bald
  • auld

Example sentences of the word scald


1. Verb, base form
Place the milk in a microwave-safe cup or bowl to scald it in the microwave.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Arborvitae are best planted on a west or north side to prevent winter sun scald.

Quotes containing the word scald


1. O stand, stand at the window As the tears scald and start;You shall love your crooked neighbour With your crooked heart.
- W.H. Auden, As I Walked Out One Evening: Songs, Ballads, Lullabies, Limericks & Other Light Verse

2. scald

verb. ['ˈskɔld'] heat to the boiling point.

Synonyms

  • heat up

Antonyms

  • bottom
  • stay in place

3. scald

noun. ['ˈskɔld'] a burn cause by hot liquid or steam.

Antonyms

  • square

4. scald

verb. ['ˈskɔld'] burn with a hot liquid or steam.

Antonyms

  • top

5. scald

verb. ['ˈskɔld'] subject to harsh criticism.

Synonyms

  • assail
  • snipe
  • assault
  • round
  • lash out
  • attack
  • blister

Antonyms

  • end
  • finish
  • evolution
  • coldness

6. scald

verb. ['ˈskɔld'] treat with boiling water.

Synonyms

  • process

Antonyms

  • reduce
  • exact
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