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sear
used in The Sea of Monsters

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Definition
burn the surface with intense heat; or burn something unpleasant into memory
  • They must've been searing hot, but the giants picked them up with their bare hands.
    Chapter 2 (60% in)
  • Almost immediately a warm feeling spread through my gut: pleasant at first, then painfully hot, searing, as if the mixture were coming to a boil inside of me.
    Chapter 12 (53% in)

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