To dry up; wither
To make or produce by the application of fire or burning heat.
(Informal) Entirely; wholly:
To brand is to mark property or livestock with a heated stamp.
To make or become callous
Find another word for cauterize. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for cauterize, like: disinfect by burning, sear, singe, burn, clean, brand, char, callous and cauterise.