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الإنجليزية - الإنجليزية
To burn slightly
A burning of the surface; a slight burn
to burn slightly or superficially
{v} to scorch, burn slightly, burn off
become superficially burned; "my eyebrows singed when I bent over the flames"
If you singe something or if it singes, it burns very slightly and changes colour but does not catch fire. The electric fire had begun to singe the bottoms of his trousers Toast the dried chillies in a hot pan until they start to singe. to burn the surface of something slightly, or to be burned slightly. a mark on the surface of something where it has been burnt slightly
{f} burn lightly
To remove the hair or down from (a plucked chicken or the like) by passing it over a flame
burn superficially or lightly; "I singed my eyebrows
To burn slightly or superficially; to burn the surface of; to burn the ends or outside of; as, to singe the hair or the skin
a surface burn
{i} light burn
To remove the nap of (cloth), by passing it rapidly over a red-hot bar, or over a flame, preliminary to dyeing it
burn superficially or lightly; "I singed my eyebrows"
{s} slightly burnt, burnt at the edges
past of singe
present participle of singe
plural of singe
third person singular of singe