Definitions For Scald


  • The act of burning with steam or hot water
  • A burn cause by hot liquid or steam
  • A burn left on the skin that is caused by hot liquid or steam


  • Burn with a hot liquid or steam
  • Heat to the boiling point
  • Treat with boiling water
  • Subject to harsh criticism
  • To burn (someone or something) with hot liquid or steam
  • To put (something) in hot liquid or steam for a brief time
  • To heat (a liquid) until it is very hot but not boiling

Is Scald a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Scald is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Scald in a Sentence

  • The steam scalded his skin.
  • Scald the tomatoes in boiling water so that you can peel them more easily.

Synonyms for Scald

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