To beat severely
To parch, shrivel, or spoil by too intense heat; wither
Heat is defined as to add warmth to something.
To strip, scratch, or rub off the skin of; flay, abrade, chafe, etc.
To criticize something is to find and point out fault or problems.
To burn the surface of; scorch.
To harden or impart a finish to by subjecting to intense heat; fire:
Find another word for scalds. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for scalds, like: whips, blisters, scorches, heats, excoriates, criticizes, chars, burns and blanches.