To make or produce by the application of fire or burning heat.
To sear is defined as to dry up, burn or quickly brown meat.
(Informal) To cause to increase in intensity or excitement. Often used with up :
Find another word for singe. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for singe, like: burn, scorch, sear, char, swale, sweal, hot, swinge, lick, blacken and standing-on-end.