Synonyms of 'scorch'
1 burnDictionary, sear, char
The bomb scorched the side of the building.
2 shrivelDictionary, burn, wither
The leaves are inclined to scorch in hot sunshine.
3 tearDictionary, speed, zoom
Many 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 you burn something that you are cooking or if it burns, you spoil it by using too much heat or cooking it for too long.
I burnt the toast.
Thesaurus for scorch from the Collins English Thesaurus
To scorch something means to burn it slightly .