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US [sɪr]
UK [sɪə(r)]
  • v.烧灼;灼伤;烤焦;轻煎
  • adj.〈诗〉干枯的;干瘪的;枯萎的
  • n.扣机;烙印;焦痕
  • Web烧焦;使枯萎;烤焦的
Simple Present:sears  Present Participle:searing  Past Tense:seared  
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v.
1.
[t]
~ sth
烧灼;灼伤;烤焦;轻煎to burn the surface of sth in a way that is sudden and powerful
The heat of the sun seared their faces.
烈日把他们的脸都晒伤了。
Sear the meat first(= cook the outside of it quickly at a high temperature) to retain its juices.
先把肉稍煎一下以保存肉汁。
2.
[i][t]
使骤然感到剧痛to cause sb to feel sudden and great pain
The pain seared along her arm.
她的胳膊一阵剧痛。
Feelings of guilt seared him.
他深感内疚。

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