Synonyms of 'roasting'
reprimandDictionary, dressing down (informal) , chastisement
He was given a roasting from his boss.
He has been given a severe reprimand.
dressing down (informal)
Order and discipline have been placed in the hands of headmasters.
I got a severe telling-off for not phoning him.
Helen's merciless castigation of her staff in public
blazingDictionary, baking, blistering
Not all of Britain was roasting in the nineties today.
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You can use baking to describe weather or a place that is very hot indeed.
the baking Jordanian desert
Blazing sun or blazing hot weather is very hot.
a blazing fire
Thesaurus for roasting from the Collins English Thesaurus
If someone gives you a roasting , they criticize you severely about something in a way that shows that they are very annoyed with you.