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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: singe(0.01139 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to singe.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n : a surface burn [syn: scorch]
v 1: burn superficially or lightly; “I singed my eyebrows” [syn:
2: become superficially burned; “my eyebrows singed when I bent
over the flames” [syn: scorch, sear]
English → English (gcide)
Singe \Singe\, n.
A burning of the surface; a slight burn.
Singe \Singe\ (s[i^]nj), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Singed
(s[i^]njd); p. pr. & vb. n. Singeing (s[i^]nj"[i^]ng).]
[OE. sengen, AS. sengan in besengan (akin to D. zengen, G.
sengen), originally, to cause to sing, fr. AS. singan to
sing, in allusion to the singing or hissing sound often
produced when a substance is singed, or slightly burned. See
1. To burn slightly or superficially; to burn the surface of;
to burn the ends or outside of; as, to singe the hair or
You sulphurous and thought-executing fires, . . .
Singe my white head! --Shak.
I singed the toes of an ape through a burning glass.
(a) To remove the nap of (cloth), by passing it rapidly
over a red-hot bar, or over a flame, preliminary to
(b) To remove the hair or down from (a plucked chicken or
the like) by passing it over a flame.