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Verb
To cause to become dry or devoid of moisture
“Flames climbed one wall of the room and I choked and hacked as heat and smoke seared my lungs; blistering my skin.”
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To scorch or burn the surface of
“Heat a small amount of oil in a pan and sear scallops lightly on each side.”
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To cause distress or pain to
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To prepare food for consumption, usually using heat
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To burn or set fire to (something)
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Cook on a bbq
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To cut into a surface with an acid or other corrosive substance in order to make a pattern
Adjective
Without rain
“To help keep larger cuts of meat from drying out while broiling, grilling or baking, sear them first.”
Noun
A performer of conjuring tricks
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