Definition of 'sear'
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What you get instead is an hour of searing emotional honesty. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She has searing pace and will like the ground. The Sun (2010)The searing heat of the day was almost unbearable. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Place in the hot pan and sear on all sides. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Drink it slightly cool with seared tuna. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In the second half he stepped infield instead of using his searing pace. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Now is a time for searing honesty. The Sun (2010)He had exquisite technique that was matched by searing pace and deceptive strength. The Sun (2013)His previously expressed opinion was that it would be moved to the winter to avoid the searing desert heat. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Good with fish or seared scallops. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Four mountain passes and searing heat. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Pat the scallops dry and sear on a high heat for 40 seconds each side. Times, Sunday Times (2010)When the pan is searing hot, place the prawns on top of the salt. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This means that what might have been a searing account of the emotional damage sustained by those caught up in sectarian violence comes across as disappointingly bland. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Heat the remaining oil in a heavy frying pan and sear the scallops on both sides, allowing a maximum of a minute a side. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Anybody who has experienced Delhi in searing April temperatures will know how amazingly tempting curries can be. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is also a heart-rending account of the searing, slow dissolution of a marriage. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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