Word:

Singe

Pronunciation: sĭnj
v. t.1.To burn slightly or superficially; to burn the surface of; to burn the ends or outside of; as, to singe the hair or the skin.
[imp. & p. p. Singed (sĭnjd); p. pr. & vb. n. Singeing (sĭnj"ĭng).]
2.To remove the nap of (cloth), by passing it rapidly over a red-hot bar, or over a flame, preliminary to dyeing it.
n.1.A burning of the surface; a slight burn.
Noun1.singe - a surface burn
Synonyms: scorch
Verb1.singe - burn superficially or lightly; "I singed my eyebrows"
Synonyms: swinge
2.singe - become superficially burned; "my eyebrows singed when I bent over the flames"
Synonyms: scorch, sear
attaint, bedaub, besmear, besmirch, besmoke, bestain, blacken, blister, blur, brand, burn in, burn off, cast, cauterize, coal, crack, cupel, darken, daub, dirty, discolor, flame, found, mark, mat burn, oxidate, oxidize, parch, pyrolyze, scald, second-degree burn, slubber, slur, smear, smirch, smoke, soil, solder, stain, stigmatize, sunburn, sunscald, swinge, taint, tarnish, third-degree burn, torrefy, vesicate, vulcanize, weld, windburn
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Browse
Sinewish
Sinewless
Sinewous
Sinewy
Sinful
sinfulness
Sing
sing along
sing-kwa
Sing-sing
singable
singalong
Singan
Singapore
Singapore dollar
Singaporean
-- Singe --
Singer
Singeress
Singhalese
Singing
Singing bird
Singing book
Singing falcon
Singing fish
Singing flame
Singing master
Singing school
singing voice
Singingly
Single
Single ale
single assignment
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