Scorchingly
Scorching Scorch"ing, a. 1. Burning; parching or shriveling with heat. [1913 Webster]

2. sufficiently hot to cause scorching. [PJC] -- {Scorch"ing*ly}, adv. -- {Scorch"ing*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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