Meaning of scorcher


Pronunciation: (skôr'chur), [key]
— n.
  1. a person or thing that scorches.
  2. a very hot day: Tomorrow is supposed to be a scorcher.
  3. something caustic or severe: a scorcher of a critique.
  4. a person who drives extremely fast.
  5. a device for drying and forming flong into a curve before casting.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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