Spanish translation of 'scalding'
⇒ it's scalding (hot)
está hirviendo or (LAm) que arde
⇒ the soup is scalding
la sopa está muy caliente
Example Sentences Including 'scalding'
There were red marks across both insteps, but no sign of serious scalding.In Remembrance of Rose
`I spoke to Mike Sinclair last night,' Mark explained between sips of scalding coffee.HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
There was a saint who tried to stop feeling aroused by dropping scalding bacon on his pudenda.THE RIVAL QUEENS: A Countess Ashby de la Zouche Mystery (2002)
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idiom: to run like a scalded cat (British, informal)
correr como gato escaldado,
correr como alma que lleva el diablo (inf)
Example Sentences Including 'scald'
Apparently you can get the water too hot and scald yourself when you get in.POPCO (2004)
`If I posted your name as Witted, and you were hanged and burned, would it scald your Piebald friends?THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
Translation of scalding from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary