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British English: /skɔːtʃ/
American English: /skɔrtʃ/

Translation of scorch in French:


  • also: scorch mark
    légère brûlure (f)

transitive verb

  • (fire)
    dessécher (grass, trees)
    griller (lawn)
    (iron etc)
    roussir (fabric)
    scorched earth policy (Military)
    tactique (f) de la terre brûlée

intransitive verb

  • 1
    se dessécher
    this fabric scorches easily
    ce tissu est fragile au repassage
  • 2
    also: scorch along
    (British English) [informal] (speed)
    (car, driver, athlete etc)
    foncer [informal]
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