Sentence Examples


  • To prevent scald burns, set the temperature on the hot-water heater to a maximum of 120°F (49°C).
  • The white breeds are liable to sun-scald, and black pigs (like black men) are much better adapted than white to exposure in strong sunlight, conforming to the rule that animals in the tropics have black skins.
  • She lifted the wooden cover before dropping her hand as if the book were hot enough to scald her.