Word:

Parch

Pronunciation: pärch
v. t.1.To burn the surface of; to scorch; to roast over the fire, as dry grain; as, to parch the skin; to parch corn.
[imp. & p. p. Parched ; p. pr. & vb. n. Parching.]
Ye shall eat neither bread, nor parched corn.
- Lev. xxiii. 14.
2.To dry to extremity; to shrivel with heat; as, the mouth is parched from fever.
v. i.1.To become scorched or superficially burnt; to be very dry.
Verb1.parch - cause to wither or parch from exposure to heat; "The sun parched the earth"
Synonyms: sear
Sanforize, air-dry, anhydrate, attenuate, bake, be in heat, blaze, blister, bloom, blot, boil, brand, broil, brush, burn, burn in, burn off, cast, cauterize, char, choke, coal, combust, consume, cook, crack, cupel, cure, dehumidify, dehydrate, desiccate, drain, dry, dry up, emacerate, emaciate, evaporate, exsiccate, fire, flame, flame up, flare, flare up, flicker, flush, found, fry, gasp, glow, incandesce, insolate, kiln, macerate, mummify, oxidate, oxidize, pant, preshrink, pyrolyze, radiate heat, roast, rub, scald, scorch, sear, seethe, shimmer with heat, shrink, shrivel, shrivel up, simmer, singe, smoke, smolder, smother, soak up, solder, spark, sponge, steam, stew, stifle, suffocate, sun, sun-dry, swab, sweat, swelter, swinge, thin, toast, torrefy, towel, vesicate, vulcanize, waste, waste away, weazen, weld, wipe, wither, wizen
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