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1. mod. alcohol or drug intoxicated. Who wants to go out and get scorched?
2. and singed (sɪndʒd) mod. having to do with hair burned while smoking marijuana. (Collegiate.) If you go to sleep, you’ll be singed for sure.
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1. mod. winning at gambling; about to win something big. Let me roll again. I’m really scorching.
2. mod. caustic. That remark was really scorching.
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There's a brilliant recreation of the post apocalyptic environment populated by frightening creatures of the Scorch.
The adventure short will be shown prior to Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials in select locations equipped with Barco Escape, providing an exciting way to engage audiences further in the Barco Escape experience.
In the parody, Quiznos playfully combines the highly anticipated Maze Runner sequel, Scorch Trials, with scenes typical of the Burning Man festival.
Powered by Avid's market-leading Sibelius[R] music notation software engine, Avid Scorch is the first sheet music app to offer a rich, interactive experience that makes scores easy to learn and play.
Mohammed's uncle Matloob Hussain: "He has massive scorch marks down the whole of his body, from the top of his head right down his legs.
Sam, the Coventry City mascot, and Scorch, who appears for the Coventry Blaze ice hockey team, will run the course as the start of a year-long series of events to raise money and awareness for the NSPCC full stop campaign.
Both products significantly increase efficiency while maintaining the physical property performance, high scorch resistance and favorable environmental profile of the Firemaster 550 family of products.
Into Film, an education charity supported by the British Film Institute (BFI), invited five to 19-year-olds across Wales to create a storyboard or short film that showed "what Scorch did next".
Into Film, an education charity supported by the British Film Institute (BFI), is inviting five to 19-yearolds across Wales to create a storyboard or short film that shows "what Scorch did next".
The system tests for viscosity, scorch and stress relaxation.
But remember, keep it in partial shade or wind scorch will be replaced by sun scorch.
Technical assistant James, who works at Speyside High School, Moray, said: "If getting bitten on the nose wasn't bad enough I ended up with scorch marks on my face.
0 will blend Sibelius Scorch technology - the standard for web delivery of sheet music - with the In the Chair engine that made its debut in early 2005.
30pm Loham (12A): Fri-Sun 7pm Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (): Thu 2pm, 5.
An argument culminates in Gary quitting BASA just before Scorch ventures to Earth and is captured by villainous General Shanker (William Shatner).