Synonyms of 'scorch'
1 burnDictionary, sear, charThe bomb scorched the side of the building.
2 shrivelDictionary, burn, witherThe leaves are inclined to scorch in hot sunshine.
3 tearDictionary, speed, zoomMany people dream of scorching around a racetrack.
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If you belt somewhere, you move or travel there very fast.
We belted down the street to where the motor was.
If food chars or if you char it, it burns slightly and turns black as it is cooking.
Halve the peppers and char the skins under a hot grill.
Thesaurus for scorch from the Collins English Thesaurus
To scorch something means to burn it slightly .